Not sure what to do with your rural acreage? Do you have some land you want farmed out or are you a farmer looking for some extra acreage? If so, you may be joining the ranks of the many landowners and farmers in the Northeast who, by working together are helping keep the “working landscape” open and productive. Cornell Cooperative Extension will host 2 Land Leasing Workshops to assist land owners understanding of options to put their land resource to work for them. Read more
Join the Cornell University Cooperative Extension Associations of Allegany/Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua Counties for a 2011 Field Crop Update Meeting. The course will be offered at the Randolph Fire Hall; Main Street; Randolph, NY on Friday, April 8, 2011 from 10 AM to 3 PM.
Corn Management for Silage and Grain
William Cox, Cornell University, Department of Crops & Soil Science Read more
The Olean Public Library is offering a free class on Microsoft Word 2010 1B. This class is free and open to the public. Please call the library's Reference Desk to register at 716-372-0200. Space is limited.
At the end of this class you will be able work with text. You will be able to cut, copy, and paste text. You will learn how to use the spelling and grammar utilities, the thesaurus, and how to proofread your document. Must be able to use a mouse and have a basic knowledge of Word to sign up for this class. Read more
It's an Introduction to Beekeeping, Sat. March 26, 2011 from 2:30 p.m. to approx 5 p.m. at the Store, 5364 Route 242 E, Ellicottville, NY 14731.
Cost is $30 per person and includes an beekeeping manual. Please call 716-699-5622 to register.
“Managing the Margin” workshops will teach producers effective risk management strategies they can use to control price risks and improve their bottom line. The workshop will be presented by John Berry, Marketing Specialist with Penn State University. Read more
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Allegany and Cattaraugus Counties in conjunction with Western New York Energy Smart Communities, an independent contractor to New York State Energy and Research Development Authority, will hold a Farm Energy Forum on Friday, March 18, 2011. The forum will be held at the Fillmore Fire Hall, 24 South Street (Route 19) in Fillmore, NY. Read more
Thank You Ceremony & Picnic for everyone in regards to the Fancher Fire.
Come say thanks. Everyone welcome! Read more
At the B.A.R. (Board of Assessment Review), or sometimes known as Grievance or Grievance Day, a property owner has the right to speak their mind about their assessment. For more information please see What To Do If You Disagree With Your Assessment. Also it is always suggested that the owner at least talk to their assessor before this day. Read more
The 2010 Annual Property Tax Auction will be May 22 at 9:15am, Catt-LV School, 207 Rock City St, Little Valley. Doors open at 8am for registration.
Pre-registration is recommended by either going in to the Treasurer's Offices in Olean or Little Valley, or pre-register online. If you pre-register online, you can pick up your bidder card at the front door. Read more