Individuals interested in starting a farm-based business can enroll in the Farmer-in-Training (F.I.T.) program at Lomax Incubator Farm in Cabarrus County. Participants will receive classroom instruction as well as hands-on experience on the farm. Farmers also receive access to shared equipment and facilities, support from experienced farmers, and assistance in finding land to rent or purchase. The next application deadline is July 1, 2015. More details are available at the CFSA website.