Authors as Published

Megan Seibel, Mountain View Farm & Vineyard; Donna Westfall-Rudd, Agricultural and Extension Education, Virginia Tech; Jennifer L. Helms, Agricultural and Extension Education, Virginia Tech; Lisa Hightower, Agricultural and Extension Education, Virginia Tech; Kim L. Niewolny, Agricultural and Extension Education, Virginia Tech; Kellie H. Scott, Agricultural and Extension Education, Virginia Tech; Mark Sumner, Agriculture, Human and Natural Resources Information Technology, Virginia Tech (first published February 2013, last reviewed September 2023)

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Mountain View Farm & Vineyard is a wine and cattle operation located in Roanoke, Virginia. In part 2 of this series, Megan Seibel talks about production goals for new farm enterprises. This video has been produced through the Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program.

The Virginia Beginning Farmer & Rancher Coalition is a collaborative effort represented by beginning farmer stakeholders across Virginia. The program is housed in Virginia Tech's Department of Agricultural and Extension Education. Program funding is sponsored by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) of the USDA-National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Award # 2010-49400. Learn more at

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Publication Date

September 22, 2023