USDA/SBA COVID-19 Programs Update
April 23, 2020
HostEastern New York Commercial Horticulture
Daily, folks are being bombarded with news on the effects of COVID-19 in our industry. On Thursday 4/23 at 7pm, Nicole Tommell, Farm Business Specialist CCE CNYDLFC, Myron Thurston CCE Madison Ag Economic Development & Marketing Specialist and Liz Higgins Ag Business Specialist, CCE Eastern NY Horticulture Team will give an update on the USDA COVID-19 relief package announced by Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue on 4/20.
We will also give updates to the impending 2nd funding round of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and the SBA EIDL
Please register by 3 PM on 4/23 to receive the webinar link by 4 pm 4/23.
Register here: https://cnydfc.cce.cornell.edu/event.php?id=1183
Soil Health for Vegetable Growers Workshop
November 1, 2023
Join us for presentations, discussions, and hands-on demonstrations focusing on soil health concepts and best management practices for vegetable growers. Topics include tarping, maintaining soil health in high tunnels, cover cropping, reduced tillage, compost microbiology, and more.
1.75 DEC pesticide recertification credits available in categories 1A, 10, and 23.