Directory of Agricultual Business in Catt. County
Growing in Catt. County
Are you interested in getting involved in farming, whether it be helping out or starting a farm, in Cattaraugus County?
We recommend reading what interests you at NorthEast Beginning Farmers Project by Cornell University and for the new farmer a great start is the New Farmer Hub.
Don't want to read but watch a video? Well, they have a growing library of how-to farming videos of farmers showing others what they do.
Information for New Farmers on US Dept. of Agriculture
What do you want to do?
Help, work on or own a farm?
Would you like to work on or start a dairy, vegetable, fruit, forestry, livestock or aqua farm?
What do you want to grow?
Choosing the right livestock
Available land, farms
Resources for starting a farm in Cattaraugus County
Profile of Cattaraugus County soils
Agriculture career exploration
Looking for land? Ready to find land?
Find some available land and farms on NY Farmland Finder
Agricultural Districts in Cattaraugus County
Keep your great farmland agricultural and get a tax relief by joining a Cattaraugus County Ag District!
Established in 1971, the Agricultural Districts Law is an initiative that focuses on striking a balance between property tax relief for farmland owners, farmland preservation, and the economic viability of farming in New York State.
Learn more about the Ag Districts in Cattaraugus County
USDA's Value-Added Producers Grant
Free Farm Safety Trainings from the New York Center for Agricultural Medicine and Health (NYCAMH)
ROPS Rebate! Roll-Over Protective Structure (ROPS) with up to $865 off to retrofit your tractor! Visit the overview of How the ROPS (Rollover Protective Structure) Rebate Program Works or call 1-877-767-7748.
New York State Health & Safety in the Home, Workplace and Outdoors
Grain Scoops that are Locally-made
Stainless Steel grain scoop made by Ideal Tool System in Mansfield, NY