Training is scheduled for October 28 in Erie and surrounding Counties to become BQA Certified.
Location: WBB Farms, 290 Four Rod Rd, Alden, NY
Time: 6-9 pm
DVM: Dr. Keith Carlson, Attica Veterinary Associates
Olean Southern Tier Farmers Market will be open 2PM to 6PM, Fridays, May 20 through October 29, at the Tractor Supply Parking Lot, 1900 Constitution Ave, Olean. Enjoy the spacious parking lot and friendly vendors for locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables.
Upcoming conference planned in Boxborough, Mass.
November 9 & 10, 2016
Holiday Inn, Boxborough, MA
The 2016 NYS Farmers Market Managers Conference, “Building Capacity of Farmers Market” will be held November 15 – 17 at the Holiday Valley Resort in Ellicottville, NY. The conference is sponsored by the Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Agency and the Southern Tier West Farmers Market Network.
The Christmas Tree Farmers Association of NY has announced that their 2017 Winter Convention will be held Jan. 26-28, at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Binghamton, NY. The program kicks off on Thursday evening at 6 p.m. with an informal Taste of Binghamton reception in the exhibit hall.
New York State has allocated $1 million in the 2016- 2017 state budget for the third round of the New York State funding for the New Farmers Grant Fund. The NYS Farmers Grant Fund will help provide grants of up to $50,000 to new and beginning farmers for the purchase of equipment, supplies and other necessities essential to an agricultural busi