This workshop series is designed to bring farmland owners and farmland seekers together to network and learn. These workshops will be available in-person with guest speakers, facilitated discussions and time for networking. The dates and topics being covered are:
Tuesday, October 15th — How to Market My Farmland, Guest Speaker: Jennifer Fimbel (CCE Dutchess County)
Tuesday, October 29th — Where Do I Find Farmland & Can I Afford It? Guest Speakers: Michael Parker (National Young Farmer Coalition) & Alex Morency (American Farmland Trust-NY)
Tuesday, November 12th — Understanding Appropriate Agricultural Land Uses and Setting Realistic Land Values, Guest Speaker: Nicole Tommell (CNY Dairy, Field Crops & Livestock Team)
Tuesday, November 26th — Protecting Yourself with a Good Lease Agreement, Guest Speaker: Jerry Cosgrove, Esq.
Cost per session: $10.00 for two people from the same farm or household to attend one session. You may choose to attend as many sessions as you like. If you wish to attend all four sessions, the package cost is $30.00 for two people from the same farm or household to attend. Register online: https://tinyurl.com/FarmlandNewGeneration. To register by telephone: 518-765-3518. For more detailed information about the workshop series, please contact Steve Hadcock at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 518-380-1497.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Columbia & Greene Counties
479 Route 66
Hudson, NY 12534
Last updated September 17, 2019