Economic Development, Planning and Tourism
April 5, 2013: Powering Your Farm Off the Grid - Virtual Tour from Noon – 12:45pm with Raymond Luhrman of Fox Creek Farm, Schoharie, NY. Signup for this webinar or watch the virtual tour in the conference room of the Cattaraugus County Dept. of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism in Little Valley, NY. Read more
March 29, 2013: Dreaming of Local Lemons – Solar Energy Virtual Tour. Noon – 12:45pm with Leo Siemion of Summit Naturals Organic Farm, Summit, NY. Signup for this webinar or watch the virtual tour in the conference room of the Cattaraugus County Dept. of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism in Little Valley, NY.. Read more
Farm Disaster Preparation Certificate program will help farm owners plan for and manage disaster that might occur. It will focus on practical pre-disaster education and preparedness.
Thursday, March 21, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Office, 5435A County Road 48, Belmont, NY.
Cost is $35.00 per person. Space is limited and preregistration is required.
Contact Lynn Bliven at 585-268-7644 ext. 18 or lao3 [at] cornell [dot] edu for more information or to register.
The program will feature speakers from Cornell University addressing practical ideas that can be implemented to improve the profitability of dairy farms.
Cost is $15.00 per person.
Location: The Falcon’s Nest, 2001 East Main Street (Route 394), Falconer, NY.
Contact Lisa Kempisty at 716-664-9502 ext. 203 or ljk4 [at] cornell [dot] edu for more information or to register.
The Master Gardeners of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Allegany County invite you to attend an evening gardening program open to the public. Master Gardeners will present a program of timely topics and conduct a Question & Answer session for any gardening questions guests might have. Spend an evening with the Master Gardeners and take home some great gardening information. *Pre-registration and fee information below. Read more
The St. Bonaventure University will welcome agriculture reporter Tom Rivers to campus to share what he learned firsthand about working conditions facing migrant farm laborers in Western New York. Read more
PLEASE join us for this FREE event for schools to learn about and taste local food for school meal programs.
Hor d’oeuvres & Networking at 4:15pm ~ Program begins at 5:00pm
Culinary Arts Dining Hall, Wellsville Campus of Alfred State College Campus map available at www.alfredstate.edu/visit/campus-maps/wellsville-campus Read more