Managing Risk in a Dairy Downturn
Updated for 2017! "The Guide to Farming in NY State" covers topics pertinent to planning and operating a farm business, from getting started, to selling what you produce. Free download here!
In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to make healthy food on a budget to starting a home vegetable garden. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit the CCE-Franklin Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!
Check out this list from Cornell's Garden Based Learning Program to see what varieties they recommend as being well-suited to NY State gardens for 2017!
A great event for dairy goat enthusiasts to get together and gauge the local market and processing capabilities. Guest speakers include: Ag & Markets Inspector, Neil Reardon and CCE Livestock Specialist, Betsy Hodge
ONLINE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! CLICK HERE 4‐H Public Presentations is a nationally recognized element of the Cooperative Extension 4‐H Youth Development Program. This public speaking event is one of 4‐H's most beneficial and rewarding experiences.
Heating is by far one of our biggest energy expenses. Find tips here on how you can reduce energy costs to heat your home.
CCE Franklin County is looking for a Beginning Farmer Program Community Educator. Please click here to learn more and apply!
Click Here to Download this Month's Ag Advisor. This month's issue is the last free paper edition so sign-up today to get the Advisor electronically or pay the low $15 fee if you would like a paper copy for remainder of 2017.
Last updated March 29, 2017