This two-day event will teach the foundation for Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) and co-management information, FSMA Produce Safety Rule requirements and details on developing a farm food safety plan, presented by Betsy Bihn
The Winter Outdoor Survival Camp is an opportunity for military youth ages 14-18 to enjoy the winter outdoors. Youth will sleep in an Adirondack lodge and will travel through the 1,200 acre forest on snowshoes and cross country skis during the day.
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In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to canning and parenting to youth development. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call to learn more! We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!
Topics include Managing Western Bean Cutworm and Corn Rootworm, Guidance for Growing BMR Dwarf Brachytic Forage Sorghum, Lessons Learned from the Neonicotinoid Seed Treatment Restrictions in Ontario, and more!
These classes are for families with children under the age of 19 who are at risk of developing diabetes, are pre diabetic or have Type 2 Diabetes. We will teach you meal planning, ways to be physically active and the importance of a healthy lifestyle
Hiking and backpacking provide avenues for both personal and group adventure, whether trekking along marked trails or venturing into the back country. Join us on the first Saturday of each month for a great training and outdoor experience.
Do you have an interest you want to share with others? Would you like to learn more about presenting in front of an audience? Then join us to learn presentation skills and have some fun along the way. Open to all Jefferson County youth ages 10-14.
Learn to prepare classic Cajun and Creole dishes from The Big Easy that will have you shouting, "Let the good times roll!"
Due to the region's drought situation, Emergency Conservation Program (ECP) is now available for Jefferson and Lewis County farmers. Sign up before November 18, 2016!
Last updated January 20, 2017