Note: Events and activities are subject to change, please call ahead to confirm dates and details. Please watch for pre-registration requests prior to event date.
Watch here for on-farm field days and farmer meetings for in-person opportunities to learn about NNYADP-funded research. In the meantime, click here for the latest research results from our 2018 projects.
July 9-14, Watertown, NY
Jefferson County Fair
July 10, 2019, 1:30 pm-4:00 pm, Willsboro, NY
Cornell University Willsboro Research Farm Open House
Free tour includes NNYADP-funded New Fruits Research
Tour facilities and research plots, leave from main office at 48 Sayward Lane, Willsboro at 2:00pm. Light refreshments will be provided. Topics:
industrial hemp trials, insect exclusion netting for cucumbers, corn silage variety evaluations, soil health plots, cover crops, warm season forage options, Juneberry nursery and production trials, Aronia variety plantings, honeyberry variety trial, reduced tillage demonstration plots, and grain plots of winter triticale, winter rye, and winter barley.
In 1982 E. Vreeland Baker, a Willsboro farmer and entrepreneur, donated his 352-acre farm to Cornell University for agricultural research and demonstration. The facility connects Cornell faculty in Ithaca with the challenges and issues facing North Country farmers. Willsboro Research Farm is part of the Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station.
More Info: 518-963-7492
July 16-20, Lowville, NY
Lewis County Fair
July 16-21, Morrisonville, NY
Clinton County Fair
July 30-August 4, Gouverneur, NY
Gouverneur-St. Lawrence County Fair
August 2-11, Malone, NY
Franklin County Fair
August 14-18, Westport, NY
Essex County Fair