Online Course: Cut Flower Production, Introduction to the Business of Flower Farming

Online

Growing and Selling Flowers Fields of flowers are dreamy and bursting with joyful color, but unless you have background knowledge on production techniques and a solid plan for selling them, those flowers can be more costly than profitable or enjoyable. This course will introduce you to the topics, resources and questions you'll need to answer […]

$199 – $299

Online Course: Poultry Production

Online

Profiting from Layers, Broilers, Turkeys, and Ducks Many new farmers get started with poultry, because it’s a relatively low-investment enterprise with a fairly quick turnaround time from start-up to revenue. The margins can be slim though, and farmers need to develop the necessary skill set to produce a product that is both safe and profitable. […]

$199 – $299

Online Course: Farm Woodlot Management

Online

Assessing the economic potential of a managed forest Woodlots are a common feature of most farms in the eastern US, and are often overlooked for the value they might bring to the landowner and to farm enterprises. Farmers and woodland owners need to recognize the potential values of their woodland resource, be familiar with common […]

$199 – $299

Online Course: Berry Production

Online

Getting Started with Berry Production If you’re exploring the idea of adding berries and bramble fruits to your farm, this course will help you consider all the aspects of this decision, from varieties and site selection all the way through profit potential and marketing. Target Audience Beginners - This course will be especially useful if […]

$199 – $299

Online Course: Vegetable Production I

Online

From Planning to Planting This course helps new and aspiring vegetable producers answer basic questions about site, soil and planning up through planting. Topics covered include soil health, crop layout and rotation, equipment, and financial aspects of vegetable production. Don’t miss BF 121: Vegetable Production II, the continuation of this course, which takes you through […]

$199 – $299

Online Course: Intro to Maple Syrup Production

Online

Sugaring for Profit Maple syrup production is rapidly growing around the Northeast and offers a sound financial opportunity to utilize woodlots. This course explores the range possibilities of maple sugaring on your land – be it for supplemental income or for your livelihood. Also discussed are “alternative” trees for production, including Birch and Black Walnut. […]

$199 – $299
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Made in Kingston Pop Up Artists and Makers Market

Kingston Farmers Market County Courthouse parking lot Entrances on John St & Wall St., Kingston, NY

We will be outside again Saturdays in  December in the County Courthouse parking lot. Bundle up and join us for our Holiday Markets with the Made in Kingston Pop Up Artists and Makers Market on December 4, 11 and 18! That's right, three Saturdays in a row, let's celebrate the season of lights Old-World style with festive […]

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Made in Kingston Pop Up Artists and Makers Market

Kingston Farmers Market County Courthouse parking lot Entrances on John St & Wall St., Kingston, NY

We will be outside again Saturdays in  December in the County Courthouse parking lot. Bundle up and join us for our Holiday Markets with the Made in Kingston Pop Up Artists and Makers Market on December 4, 11 and 18! That's right, three Saturdays in a row, let's celebrate the season of lights Old-World style with festive […]

Online Healthy Cooking Class: Turning The Tables-Cookies

Online

Who doesn't love cookies - especially homemade with love? Learn an easy master recipe to create many kinds of cookies using a wide variety of ingredients. We will make checkerboard cookies, refrigerator cookies rolled in herbs and spices, gooey bar cookies and more! We'll make some cookies that are gluten free, some using whole grain […]

Free

Women in Agriculture Meet-up

The O Zone 148 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook, NY

We here at The O Zone would like to invite you to our first Women in Agriculture Meet-up on Friday, December 17th. Please feel free to forward this invitation to anyone you know who may be interested! Looking forward to meeting you soon. We are proud to partner with Amy Wu, an award winning journalist, […]

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Made in Kingston Pop Up Artists and Makers Market

Kingston Farmers Market County Courthouse parking lot Entrances on John St & Wall St., Kingston, NY

We will be outside again Saturdays in  December in the County Courthouse parking lot. Bundle up and join us for our Holiday Markets with the Made in Kingston Pop Up Artists and Makers Market on December 4, 11 and 18! That's right, three Saturdays in a row, let's celebrate the season of lights Old-World style with festive […]

Online WaspID Course

Online

Registration is now open for the WaspID Course, a new, online course on wasp identification and biodiversity produced by a team of entomologists and insect research programs from around the world, including Hawthorne Valley Farm's Farmscape Ecology Program. Designed for students, amateur naturalists, practical entomologists, or anyone with an interest in wasps, the WaspID Course […]

$45 – $60