WELCOME! Our website is full of information and upcoming programs, but here are a few items of interest:
Farmers’ Tax School
January 24, 1:00pm-3:00pm
CCE-Resource Center, Hamden
The Farmers’ Income Tax School will be held on Thursday, January 24 (snow date January 31st) at 1:00 p.m. at the Delaware County Resource Center in Hamden. Registration will begin at 12:45. Cost is $5.00 per farm for members, $10 per farm for non-members.
This year the school will highlight: Federal and State updates, new legislation, credits, update in social security, capital gain, sec. 179 changes, depreciation enhancements, ag program payments, and much more. We will also lead you through a typical tax return. Bring your questions and we will do our best to give you the answers you need. Tax forms will be available.
Manage Your Risk in an Agritourism Business
Next Class: October 19, 10:00am-2:30pm
Topic: Marketing Risk
Bringing visitors to your farm can create new income streams as trends indicate that nature and agricultural tourism is on the rise the Catskills region. Agritourism can also be a source of risk to the farm business. Five seminars will teach how to manage risk followed by a panel of successful agritourism operators. In-between each seminar, participants will build on their knowledge to develop their own risk management plan. There is no fee to attend and participants may bring their own lunch. Snacks and beverages provided.
For more information contact Mariane Kiraly, Cornell Cooperative Extension at 607-865-6531
Catskill Regional Agriculture Conference
Thursday, January 10
Mark your calendars for the Catskill Regional Agriculture Conference to be held at SUNY Delhi.
More information and workshop schedules coming soon.
Annual Meeting & Harvest Dinner
Wednesday, November 7, 5pm-7:30pm
Delaware County Food Works
27905 St Hwy 28, Andes, NY
CCE & Farm Bureau of Delaware County invite you and a guest to a celebration of the year’s accomplishments. Local foods will be featured.
Tickets: $15/per person; RSVP by October 19 by calling 607-865-6531.
For more information, see attached.
October 19 & 20, 2018
Register online through October 15 at:
Phone registration: October 1-15 ONLY
(607) 865-6474 from 9am-4pm, Mon-Fri
Questions? email: [email protected]
Find full details at: CleanSweepDelaware.eventbrite.com
about what to bring and what to drop off early at the Solid Waste Management Facility.
This Community Collection Day is open to NYC Watershed farmers and Delaware County residents and businesses.
FAMILY MEALTIMES MATTER
Margaretville Central School
Thursdays, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/29 from 5:00pm-6:30pm
To register for Margaretville location call Dorothy at 607-326-4106
Stamford Central School
Mondays, 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/25 from 5:00pm-6:30pm
To register for Stamford location, call Tish Vorhees at 607-652-7301 x 207
Cooking and eating dinner together; nutrition information; knife skills; safe food handling; cooking techniques; reading a recipe and much more!
Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address concerns regarding winter storms or severe cold weather.