Events

New Farmer Series: Marketing

April 26, 2021 - 1:00pm

ONLINE

Are you a new or beginning farmer looking to market your product? This hour-long workshop will discuss general marketing, finding markets, evaluating markets, and steps to create a marketing plan.

Insurance and Liability Protection for Farmers

April 27, 2021 - 12:30pm

ONLINE

The amount of money farm businesses spend on insurance is staggering. Are these insurances and levels of insurance necessary? An overview of insurance and liability protection, including maximizing insurance effectiveness while balancing insurance costs. Includes a link to the recorded webinar.

Brooding and Rearing Basics: Raising Chickens for Meat

April 28, 2021 - 12:00pm

ONLINE

Are you thinking of raising chickens for meat? Whether for your family’s consumption or a new farming enterprise, Cornell Cooperative Extension has you covered. In the second of 3 introductory poultry webinars we will discuss breeds, housing, and care for meat birds. The program will be held from 12-1 pm and repeated from 7-8 pm on Wednesday, April 28th. Class presenter is Lynn Bliven, CCE of Allegany County Livestock Educator. Lynn has many years of poultry raising and processing experience.