Join us for a valuable 3-class series for new landowners and aspiring or beginning farmers. You may take any or all of the classes, which will be held at our office, 232 Plaza Road (Hannaford Plaza) in Kingston, and taught by Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Agriculture Educators*:
*Guest lecturers will depend upon availability, but will include farmers and other CCE specialists. Agenda schedule is tentative.
*The time is 10 am - 2 pm for this class (was printed incorrectly in some places)
Friday, September 15: New and Aspiring Land Owner Class
If you are a current or prospective property owner interested in better land management of open space, woodland, or agricultural land, this class will provide information to broaden (or maybe narrow!) your perspectives on what is possible and practical.
Friday, September 29: Vegetable and Fruit Production for Beginning Farmers
There are so many variables to consider when beginning even a small operation that it can be daunting! The goal of this class will be to provide some successful models that you can use to frame your future business.
Friday, October 6: Livestock Production for Beginning Farmers
This class will cover everything from keeping animals for domestic use to small and mid-scale commercial animal operations, with information on fowl, swine, ruminants, bees, aquaculture, and wild animals. Instructors Jason Detzel and Christian Malsatzki will cover the following topics:
Registration is $40 per person, per class, or pay only $100 for all 3 classes. Space is limited to 30 people so register early to save your seat!
Sorry-no refunds. If you can't attend, please have someone come in your place.
Pre-registration is required - deadline is 2 days before each class (Sept. 13, Sept. 27 and Oct. 4, respectively).
How to Register:
For assistance with registration, contact Richard at 845-344-1234 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on the classes, contact Erik Schellenberg at 845-344-1234 or email email@example.com.
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County provides equal program and employment opportunities. Contact our office at 845-340-3990 if you have any special needs.
CCE Ulster County
232 Plaza Road (Hannaford Plaza)
Kingston, New York 12401