WELCOME! Our website is full of information and upcoming programs, but here are a few items of interest:
October 25 & 26
Annual Meeting & Harvest Banquet
Wednesday, November 13, 5:00pm
Castle on the Delaware, Walton
CCE and Farm Bureau of Delaware County would like to invite you and a guest to a celebration of the year’s accomplishments. Local foods will be featured in the reception and in the dinner fest.
Tickets are $15 per person and must be purchased in advance by November 1.
Guest speaker will be NYS Senator Jen Metzger.
Program: “Sustaining our Small Farms and Preserving our Agricultural Heritage” with panel of county, state and local legislators as well as agency partners.
For more information please call 607-865-6531
4-H Horse Fall Clinic
November 17, 11:00am-2:00pm
SUNY Delhi College Farm
All 4-HERS ARE WELCOME!!! You do not need to own a horse to participate. If you are interested in learning about horses, come on down to the college farm.
To register, please contact the Extension office: [email protected]; 607-865-6531.
Catch Me Cooking!
October 10, 24; November 7, 21; December 5, 19
5:00pm-6:30pm, Grand Gorge Civic Center
A hands-on culinary and nutrition series for FAMILIES.
6 Sessions include: Cooking dinner and eating together; Nutrition; Knife & safe food handling skills; Cooking skills & techniques; FREE cooking utensil; FREE cookbook
To register: Contact CCE at 607-865-6531 or [email protected]
Solar Power Info Session
Tuesday, October 29, 6:00pm-7:00pm,
CCE-Resource Center, Hamden
Apex Solar Power will be holding a Solar Power Info Session that will be free for the public. The info session will go over how solar power works and the trends in the renewable energy industry. Those who attend will also be encouraged to ask questions that they have about solar power and the renewable energy industry. Apex Solar Power is committed to educating the communities that they serve about solar power and the trends that they see developing in the industry.
Contact Jeanne Darling at Cornell Cooperative Extension at: 607-865-6531 or [email protected] with any questions.
TO MARKET, TO MARKET WORKSHOP
October 4, 18 & Nov 1
11:00am – 3:00pm
New Product Development from Start to Finish is a 3-part series that will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County on October 4th, 18th and November 1st from 11am – 3pm each day. Participants will screen ideas for new products, conduct a feasibility analysis, learn about market research, test a product or prototype and be well on the way to launch a product. Other topics will include forms of business organizations, limiting liability, regulations, trends and more. The program is free and is sponsored by the Watershed Agricultural Program. Bring a bag lunch, drinks will be provided. Please direct questions to Mariane Kiraly, Senior Resource Educator at 607-865-6531.
Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Disaster Education Network has extensive resources available to help you address concerns regarding winter storms or severe cold weather.