Aspiring Farmers Academy

Aspiring Farmers Academy


Aspiring Farmers Academy

  • Thursday, October 25, 2018, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Thursday, November 8, 2018, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Aspiring Farmers Academy. This two part series, held on October 25 and November 8, is designed to provide participants with the information they need to move their farm dream forward. This program is designed for aspiring farmer, farmers in their first years of ownership, and farmers looking to make significant changes to their farm business within the next year.

In this two part workshop, participants will:

  • Learn how to set goals and objectives for the farming enterprise
  • Understand the resources available to them in their community
  • Inventory their assets
  • Begin their business and marketing plans
  • Leave with an action plan

The workshops will take place in the Ag Center at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County at 100 Eaton Street, Morrisville, NY 13408. The cost to attend is $20 per person or $30 per farm and includes all materials and dinner both nights. Pre-registration is encouraged to ensure that we have enough handouts and food for all participants. For more information or to register, contact Sarah Ficken at (315)684-3001 ext 108 or

You can register online at


CCE-Madison County Building
100 Eaton Street
Morrisville, New York 13408