Every Saturday unitl December 14, 2013
Ogdensburg Winter Green Market
First Presbyterian Church, Corner of Ford & Frankilin, Ogdensburg
Offered by: Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce
Come and enjoy the produce from local farmers. EBT, WIC and Senior Coupons welcome at the Ogdensburg GreenMarket. If you would like to participate in the Ogdensburg Green Market as a vendor, please call Sandy Porter at the Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce 393-3620.
Every Saturday through Winter (May)
Potsdam Winter Farmers' Market
Cheel Arena, Clarkson University, Potsdam
Continue to enjoy produce from local farmers all winter long. Come get your vegetables, maple products, meat, homemade bakery items, handicrafts and fresh Christmas wreaths and garlands. For more information contact Marie Cook 315-344-7421.
December 9, 2013
High Tunnel School
Visitor's Interpretive Center, Paul Smiths
Offered by: CCE of Clinton Co.
Getting the most from your high tunnel, Speakers include Judson Reid Vegetable Specialist, eastern NY growers with experience using high tunnels and others. The cost is $25 per person includes lunch and resources. Registration due by Dec. 4 and to register contact CCEin Clinton Co. at 518-561-7450 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 9 through March 18, 2014
Master Gardener Volunteer Training
9:00am-3:00pm(Tuesdays) & 12:00pm-3:00pm(Thursdays)
CCE of Jefferson Co., 203 N. Hamilton, Watertown
Offered by: CCE of Jefferson Co.
This 11 week course covers Botany, Soils and Fertilizers, Composting, Plant Disease, Herbs, Invasive Plants, Insects, Organic Gardening, Woody Plants, Annual and Perennial, Pruning, Vegetable Gardening, Lawn Care and Fruit. Classes are held twice a week. The program fee of $200 includes resources. If you have questions or to register contact Sue Gwise at 315-788-8450
January 24-26, 2013
NOFA-NY 32nd Annual Organic Farming & Gardening Conference
Saratoga Hilton & City Center, Saratoga Springs, NY
Join us at one of the largest sustainable agriculture conferences in the East! Each year, we strive to inspire, as well as inform, and to provide an unparalleled opportunity for networking and for reciprocal teaching and learning. There are more than 80 workshops, a special childrens conference, entertainment, and the most delicious meals made from food donated by our farmers. Whether you're a beginning or experienced farmer, organic gardener, dedicated homesteader, or food advocate, there's something for you. Go to www.nofany.org/events/winter-conference for more information.
February 6 through March 13, 2014
CCE of St. Lawrence Co
This program will explore personal approches to problem solving, financial reports, marketing and business plan, insurance, labor relations and farm transitions. It it open to women in all areas of agriculture-.dairy, vegetable, cropping, livestock and any other specialty. The cost of the program is $60 per person, however there are a limited amount of scholarships being offered by Workforce Development Institute. The registration deadline is January. For more information contact Anita Figeras at 315-379-9192 or email@example.com. We want women in our count to recieve these scholarships.