Lowville, NY — The Cornell Cooperative Extensions of Lewis and Jefferson Counties have set the 2013 dates for the Homesteading Fair that debuted this past September. The event that drew the attention of the New York Times and visitors from Long Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut will be held September 6 and 7.
The Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) associations of Northern New York are offering a basic financial management training for farm business owners and managers. Educators will cover the three basic financial statements every farm business should use, recordkeeping systems, inventory management, cash flow vs. profitability, crop insurance and risk management.
The Northern New York Livestock Team of Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) will hold Winter Sheep and Goat Care Programs November 27 in Watertown, November 28 in Canton and November 29 in Plattsburgh.
The Northern New York Winter Feed Management Program for beef producers postponed by Hurricane Sandy impacts downstate has been reset for Tuesday, November 20 at 6:30pm.