Farmer Training Workshops

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
3:00 pm5:00 pm
Glynwood, Cold Spring, NY
Cover Cropping Workshop

Instructor: Ethan Grundberg, Eastern NY Commercial Horticulture Team

At this workshop, you will learn about the different types of seasonally-appropriate cover crops, how to fit cover crops into your crop rotations, and how cover crops can support beneficial insect populations.

Thursday, October 24, 2019
10:00 am4:00 pm
Glynwood, Cold Spring, NY
Business Planning and Financial Management I

Instructor: Faith Gilbert, Letterbox Farm Collective

This two-part workshop will help new farmers improve their business management skills through introductory lessons in administration and financial management, enterprise budgeting, record-keeping and analysis, core financial documents (e.g., balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement), business planning, and capital sourcing.

Tickets are $45 for both days; lunch included.

Thursday, November 7, 2019
10:00 am4:00 pm
Glynwood, Cold Spring, NY
Business Planning and Financial Management II

Instructor: Faith Gilbert, Letterbox Farm Collective

This two-part workshop will help new farmers improve their business management skills through introductory lessons in administration and financial management, enterprise budgeting, record-keeping and analysis, core financial documents (e.g., balance sheet, income statement and cash flow statement), business planning, and capital sourcing.

Tickets are $45 for both days; lunch included.

To attend Part II of this event, please register for Part I on October 24.