Rural Landowner Workshop
On Saturday, March 2, 2013 Cornell University Cooperative Extension will be sponsoring the 21st Annual Rural Landowner Workshop. The program will begin at 9:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM. There will be an open session on the Ecology of Alaska followed by three concurrent sessions with four classes per session and you must choose one class per session.
The Rural Landowner Workshop is a regional program involving several agencies that provide educational information and outreach to landowners. Presenters are brought in from both private and public sectors to provide participants with up-to-date information. Some of this year’s topic highlights are:
- Saving Money on Taxes: How 480a and Government Programs Can Help
- Small Wind Electric Systems
- Eastern Coyote
- USDA/NRCS Conservation Farm Bill Program Opportunities
- Shale Gas Recovery in NYS
- Timberland Ownership and the Federal Income Tax
- Solar Electric Systems
- and many more.
The program will be held at Pioneer Central School located on County Line Road in Yorkshire, NY. There is a cost for this program and pre-registration is required. The deadline for registration is Friday, February 22, 2013. For more information or to register contact Cornell University Cooperative Extension at 585-268-7644 ext. 10.