Iowa Finance Authority Holds Workshops for Beginning Farmers and Military Veterans

The Iowa Agricultural Development Division of Iowa Finance Authority is holding eight workshops around the state to educate beginning farmers and military veterans interested in farming about state and federal programs that can help them start or grow their farm business.

The events are being organized in conjunction with the non-profit, Veterans In Agriculture, and others. VIA assists military veterans to succeed in Iowa agriculture.  You can learn more about this organization at

A flyer with more information on the workshops is available here.

Ed is an Associate Attorney at Orsborn, Milani, Mitchell & Goedken, L.L.P. Ed is licensed to practice law in Iowa and Missouri and is a Fellow at the Drake Agricultural Law Center. He lives in Centerville, Iowa with his wife and two daughters. Contact Ed at 515-856-3251.