Economic Development, Planning and Tourism

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Vendors Sought for the 2012 OnoFest

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Thu, 02/23/2012 - 1:51pm

Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development is in preparations for the 5th Annual OnoFest being held August 11, 2012 at the Onoville Marina, 8 miles south of Exit 17 off I 86 on West Perimeter Road, Steamburg, NY.

Using Craigslist in your job search

Date(s): 
Tue, 02/28/2012 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Explore the career opportunities on Craigslist.com with JCC Instructor Christina Lopez. Learn how to respond to employment ads, post your resume, and post in the services offered section. Read more

Technology Petting Zoo at the Olean Library

Date(s): 
Sat, 02/25/2012 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

The Olean Public Library will host a technology petting zoo featuring several gadgets for the public to test drive. Items include a PC tablet, iPad2, iPod Touch, Mac & Windows 7 laptops and various models of the Nook and Kindle e-Readers.

Learn to search for Careers and Jobs at the Olean Library

Date(s): 
Wed, 02/22/2012 - 11:00am - 12:30pm

Join librarian Michelle La Voie to learn how to use the Olean library's career databases and Learning Express Library to search for jobs and to develop essential job-related skills. Read more

Cattaraugus County 4-H Teen Council Shares a Little Love

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 12:00pm
Cattaraugus County 4-H Teen Council, Ronald McDonald House

Cattaraugus County 4-H Teen Council, Ronald McDonald House

The Cattaraugus County 4-H Teen Council visited the Ronald McDonald House of Buffalo on Sunday, February 12th. They made a fabulous dinner for the guests and also frosted quite a few Valentine’s Day cut-out cookies along with a few 4-H clovers.

Season Extension Workshop at Quest Farm Produce

Date(s): 
Tue, 04/03/2012 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

General introduction to both high and low tunnel vegetable production use for season extension will be discussed. Session will also cover Integrate Pest Management for organic producers and include a segment on using beneficial insects in tunnels. Participants will also be able to tour Quest Farm Produce, a privately owned direct marketing vegetable enterprise.

Location/Time

Season Extension Workshop at Quest Farm Produce
7142 State Route 21, Almond, NY; April 3, 2012 10:00am-12:00pm Read more

Winter High Tunnel Pest Management Meeting at Canticle Farm CSA

Date(s): 
Mon, 03/05/2012 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Come learn about growing winter greens in unheated high tunnels. We will be there to observe a winter harvest of greens at Canticle Farms and learn about organic winter pest management. Read more

Introduction to Social Networking Applications for Farms and Agri-business

Date(s): 
Wed, 02/22/2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Cornell University Cooperative Extension will hold an introductory workshop on how to use Facebook to promote and market your farm. Facebook is a social network that connects your farm with other friends, family, co-workers, and potential customers. Read more

Small Farmers: Shape your Future!

Date(s): 
Wed, 02/29/2012 - 9:30am - 3:30pm

Register now for the 2012 NY Small Farms Summit!  The Summit will take place Wednesday, February 29th, from 9:30am – 3:30pm, with lunch provided.

The Summit is an interactive meeting with an opportunity for all participants to take part in lively discussion, both locally, and across the state.  The goals of the Summit are to increase visibility of small farmers and their needs, encourage local collaboration among regions, and to prioritize emerging opportunities to enhance viabilities of small farms in New York and the Northeast. Read more

Your State Legislators can help keep more money in your community

News from Economic Development, Planning and Tourism posted on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 3:14pm
Screenshot of the NYSAC Mandate Relief page

Screenshot of the NYSAC Mandate Relief page

With your help, New York State Legislators can enact mandate relief to help stabilize property tax dollars and keep more of your hard-earned money in your community for local purposes.

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