Upcoming Events

2019 Business Plan Writing & Guidance to Basic Accounting Principles

April 25, 2019 - 9:00am

18 Seward Avenue Suite 300 (third floor) Middletown, New York 10940

Do you have a business idea? Are you having difficulties developing it? Do you need help on how to write a business plan? Are you thinking of how to manage your financial flow and keep track of your farm or enterprise budget?

Farmers' MBA- Decision Making and Good Record Keeping

April 26, 2019 - 9:00am

2715 Route 44 Millbrook, NY 12545

Are you a farmer interested in reducing your farm risk and increasing the profitability of your farm
business? If so, please join us for Farmers’ MBA. The course will cover:
Decision Making
Making a small change in production or marketing can be the key to profitability.
So join us to learn how to take advantage of these opportunities.
Good Record Keeping Practices
Good Record keeping is important for the financial well-being of any business.
It allows farmers to assess profits, set goals and monitor progress. So join us to
learn how to use financial ratios and statements for analysis of your farm.

Webinar: Crop-Costing Tools for Determining Pricing and Profitability

April 29, 2019 - 12:00pm

GrowNYC’s FARMroots is hosting a series of webinars with Kitchen Table Consultants on April 29th, May 20th and June 24th.

These webinars will focus on:

1. Crop-Costing Tools for Determining Pricing and Production Costs
April 29th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Models provided for Vegetable, Livestock and Cheese production but applicable to all forms of production.

2. Setting Up Your Books to Easily Assess Your Farm’s Profitability
May 20th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

3. Methods to Find and Approach Farmer-Focused Wholesale Buyers
June 24th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Selling Farmland for Realtors

May 1, 2019 - 12:00pm

Extension Education Center 64 Ferndale-Loomis Road Liberty, New York 12754

CCE Sullivan Ag staff will present the different types of farmers looking to buy land in Sullivan County (hobby vs. commercial), how to make a distinction between a town and village, about ag districts/zoning/assessment, and the significance of disclosing if land is within 500 feet of an ag district.

Introduction to Poultry Production

May 7, 2019 - 8:00pm

Webinar

The basics of poultry production from field to plate! Breed selection, production systems, flock management practices, and cost of production. Identify rules and regulation for sale of poultry products to various market outlets in New York State.

Webinar 2: Setting Up Your Books to Easily Assess Your Farm’s Profitability

May 20, 2019 - 12:00pm

GrowNYC’s FARMroots is hosting a series of webinars with Kitchen Table Consultants on April 29th, May 20th and June 24th.

These webinars will focus on:

1. Crop-Costing Tools for Determining Pricing and Production Costs
April 29th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Models provided for Vegetable, Livestock and Cheese production but applicable to all forms of production.

2. Setting Up Your Books to Easily Assess Your Farm’s Profitability
May 20th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

3. Methods to Find and Approach Farmer-Focused Wholesale Buyers
June 24th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Webinar 3: Methods To Find and Approach Farmer-Focused Wholesale Buyers

June 24, 2019 - 12:00pm

GrowNYC’s FARMroots is hosting a series of webinars with Kitchen Table Consultants on April 29th, May 20th and June 24th.

These webinars will focus on:

1. Crop-Costing Tools for Determining Pricing and Production Costs
April 29th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Models provided for Vegetable, Livestock and Cheese production but applicable to all forms of production.

2. Setting Up Your Books to Easily Assess Your Farm’s Profitability
May 20th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

3. Methods to Find and Approach Farmer-Focused Wholesale Buyers
June 24th, 2019, 12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Business Planning with Plans and Profits

July 31, 2019 - 10:00am

64 Ferndale-Loomis Road Liberty, New York 12754

Planning can help companies grow 30% faster. One study published in 2010 aggregated research on the business growth of 11,046 companies and found that planning improved business performance.
Interestingly, this same study found that planning benefited existing companies even more than it benefited start-up companies.
Business planning is the first step to creating and running your own business!