Farmer Veteran Coalition Hosts Webinar on Fellowship Fund Application

February 19, 2019

Farm Credit East was pleased to sponsor the Farmer Veteran Coalition's Fellowship Fund webinar February 13. This Fund provides small grants ranging from $1,000-$5,000 to assist beginning veteran farmers. This webinar answered questions regarding the application process. Click here for the webinar recording.

Fellowship Fund Manager Rachel Petitt reviewed the application for the 2019 Farmer Veteran Fellowship Fund. A requirement of the application is a business plan, and Chris Laughton, Farm Credit East Director of Knowledge Exchange, provided an overview of business planning as part of this webinar. The Fellowship Fund is accepting applications for its 2019 round of grant funding through March 8, 2019, 8:00 PM EST. Learn more at

This webinar was free to attend. View the recording.


For more information:
Contact: Kristie Matuszewski
Telephone: 860.741.4380