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Resource Spotlight

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Online Farming Courses for Everyone!

Interactive 5-7-week courses connect you to the information and people you need to start a successful farm business or diversify your farm. Click here to view the course catalogue.

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Programs for Farmer Veterans

Veterans often encounter unique obstacles when considering entering into farming. Read about the resources and training we’re offering to military veterans at our Northeast Beginning Farmers Project Website

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Looking for Events?

Field Days? Workshops? Conferences? Our brand new events calendar lets you search by region, so you can find events in your own community. Click here!

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Starting a Farm?

Do you need help turning your farm dream into action? The self-guided tutorials in our “Plan Your Farm” Hub walk you through drafting the foundation for your business plan. Get started right here!


ProFarmer Program – Informational Open House

Saturday, August 6th from 3pm to 6pm Farmers interested in applying to the ProFarmer program are invited to visit the Farm Hub: *   Program Informational Session and Q&A with Farm Hub teaching staff *   Walking tour of the farm *   Conversation with current ProFarmers *   Light refreshments To register please contact Sara Katz: or … Read More

Horse-Powered Haymaking Demonstration

August 6-7, 2016 Northland Sheep Dairy, Marathon, NY This two-day event will focus on haymaking with horses. Day one is a hands-on mowing workshop. Limited to six people, participants will learn how to run horse-drawn mowers. Basic teamster skills are required. Day two is a haymaking demonstration, examining tools used in the production of high … Read More

Scholarships Available for Mediation Training

Scholarships are available for a Basic Mediation Training which will be held in September by Mediation Matters, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing conflict resolution services to Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington Counties. The scholarships are provided by the NY State Agricultural Mediation Program (NYSAMP) in order to train mediators who can help … Read More