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Agricultural Training Series for Municipal Officials, CEOs, and Realtors Part One

  • Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

This is a workshop co-sponsored by CCE, Sullivan County Division of Planning and Community Development and Sullivan County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board.

Staff from the NYS Division of Agriculture and Markets and CCE Sullivan will teach municipal officials, code enforcement officers and realtors about NYS Agriculture and Markets Law. They will explain agricultural districts and how they relate to zoning within the municipality, agricultural assessments, right to farm laws and what the ag data statement, 239 review process, and ag disclosure notices are, followed by a Q & A. Planning and Zoning Board members are eligible for 1.5 NYS training credits (if approved by their municipality). Refreshments will be provided.

The registration period for this workshop is limited, so sign up for a spot today by reaching out to the CCE Office at (845) 292-6180 or Please reach out to request accommodations or for questions/concerns.

This program is part of a three-workshop series for municipal officials as detailed below: 

Part One: Agricultural Districts vs Agricultural Assessments: What are they?
Wednesday, February 15th, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Part Two: Part 2: Agricultural Zoning and Farmland Preservation Techniques
Date TBD

Part Three: Farm Visit for Municipal Officials
Date TBD




Melinda Meddaugh
Agriculture & Food Systems Issue Leader
(845) 292-6180 Ext. 116


Town of Mamakating Park
2948 State Route 209
Wurtsboro, NY 12790

Last updated December 28, 2022