Date(s) - Saturday, Nov 14, 2015
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cornell Cooperative Extension Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program will host a series of farming workshops called L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Grow.) for homesteaders, agriculture enthusiasts, established farms that are looking to diversify, beginning farmers and everyone in between.
Classes generally will be held at the Frank W. Bratt Agriculture Center, 3542 Turner Rd., Jamestown.
To register and to be added to the contact list, contact Katelyn Walley-Stoll at (716) 664-9502 ext. 202 or firstname.lastname@example.org or online.
Introduction to Poultry Production (for Backyard Growers and Beyond)
9 – 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov.14, the cost is $10 for farm family.
Introduction to Livestock Production
9 – 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 21 , the cost is $5 for farm family.
Pathway to Organic Certification for Dairy Producers
1 – 3 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 24, this event is free.
Plant and Soil Health and Fertility, Crop Insurance
7 – 9 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 10, the cost is $5 for farm family.
Pathway to Organic Certification: CANCELLED
7 – 9 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 7, (Tentative).
Marketing your Product to Consumers
7 – 9 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 28, the cost is $5 for farm family.
Introduction to Small Berry Production
9 – 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 30, the cost is $5 for farm family.
It is not necessary for participants to attend each class, so you can choose which classes you would like to participate in.
You can join the contact list to receive emails with more details on the classes along with the additional classes that may be added.