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“Producing Farm Beverages” Workshop Scheduled for March 24th

 

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County is hosting an upcoming workshop called “Producing Farm Beverages.” The workshop will take place on Tuesday, March 24th from 1-4 p.m. at the Mexico VFW, located at 5930 Scenic Ave. (Route 3) in Mexico, NY 13114. The featured presenters are Steve Miller, Cornell Cooperative Extension Hops Specialist, Chris Gerling, Manager of the Vinification and Brewing Laboratory at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Molly Bauer, Empire State Development Craft Beverage Initiative, and Peter Elmer, USDA Farm Service Agency.

Attendees will learn how to grow hops, as well as the rules, regulations and techniques for making beer, wine and hard cider. In addition to grants and funds that are available to them for craft beverages. Recent New York State laws have made it easier to produce and sell these items for New York farmers.

The price of the workshop is $15. Refreshments will be served. Pre-registration is required by March 20th. To register please call 315.963.7286, e-mail LKW39@cornell.edu or send payment to CCE of Oswego County, 3288 Main St., Mexico, NY 13114.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Oswego County Harvest Guide is Available Online!

The second edition of the Oswego County Harvest Guide is now available online! Scroll down to start finding the freshest, locally grown food! If you would prefer a hard copy of the brochure, please call us at 315.963.7286 to have one mailed to you or look for it libraries, chambers of commerce and other businesses around Oswego County.

The completion of the new Harvest Guide was the first project of the newly hired Agriculture Economic Development Specialist, Lynnette Wright. She explains “the Oswego County Harvest Guide is a directory and map of Oswego County farms and where consumers can buy fresh, local food and agricultural products including fruits, vegetables, meats, eggs and maple syrup.” Wright continued “If you’re interested in learning more about where your food comes from there is no better way than to visit a farm and learn first-hand from the farmer!”

Use the Oswego County Harvest Guide to discover all the opportunities Oswego County Agriculture has to offer and unearth all the fresh and local harvest products available throughout the year. This guide will help you make plans to visit an agricultural producer in Oswego County. You can support and learn about local agriculture in a number of ways, including: touring a farm; picking your own fruit, pumpkins or Christmas tree; shopping at a farm stand; or buying local products at a farmers market. The Oswego County Harvest Guide contains over 50 local farms, ready to answer your questions and stocked with products grown and raised locally, in your backyard, Oswego County.
 
The Harvest Guide is brought to you by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County and your neighboring farmers with the support of the Oswego County Legislature.

To obtain a copy of the Oswego County Harvest Guide, contact Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County, 3288 Main St., Mexico, NY 13114, telephone 315-963-7286 or e-mail: lkw39@cornell.edu.

     
Now Available in Print & Online!    
Oswego County Harvest Guide  

There are 2 ways to search the Harvest Guide Online:
1. Search listings by Category & Farm Name

2. Search based on map location

Discover all the opportunities Oswego County Agriculture has to offer and unearth all the fresh and local harvest products available throughout the year. Use this guide to help you make plans to visit an agricultural producer in Oswego County.

Support & learn about local agriculture by:
  • touring a farm or shopping at a farmers stand
  • picking your own fruit, pumpkins or Christmas tree
  • buying local products at a farmers market

The Oswego County Harvest Guide contains over 50 local farms, ready to answer your questions and stocked with products grown and raised locally, in your backyard, Oswego County.

Brought to you by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County and your neighborhood farmers with the support of the Oswego County Legislature.

To obtain a copy of the Oswego County Harvest Guide,
call or stop by our office:
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Oswego County
3288 Main St.
Mexico, NY 13114
Ph: 315-963-7286

There are 2 ways to search the Harvest Guide Online:
1. Search listings by Category & Farm Name

2. Search based on map location

 

 

     
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