Introduction to Farming

  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 Educators: Michelle Lipari, CCESC Agriculture Educator
Melinda Meddaugh, CCESC Ag & Food Systems Team Leader

New to farming? CCESC educators will introduce the ins and outs of farming, from a business perspective, and how to get started. Topics covered include zoning and lease options, ag assessment, writing a business plan, and direct marketing rules and regulations. 

Cost is $15 per person; $10 per CCESC enrollee*

Space is limited and pre-registration with non-refundable payment is required in advance. Seats are only guaranteed with payment. Registration and more information can be obtained by calling CCESC at 845-292-6180, emailing sullivan@cornell.edu, or using the link located at the left sidebar of this page.

Payment can be made in advance by check, cash, or credit. Additional donations for CCESC programs are appreciated.

*Anyone can enroll in CCESC for an annual contribution of $25 per household.

In the event of financial hardship or special needs, the public should contact the office.


$15 per person; $10 per CCESC enrollee*

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Extension Education Center
64 Ferndale-Loomis Road
Liberty, New York 12754