Bethlehem Landowner and Farmer Support and Resource Workshop


Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 6:00pm


A.W. Becker Elementary School cafeteria 1146 Route 9W, Selkirk

Date and Time: Thursday Mar 26, 2020 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT

Location: A.W. Becker Elementary School - cafeteria-1146 Route 9W, Selkirk, NY

Fees/Admission: Free and open to all.

Contact Information:Karen Shaw, Town of Bethlehem Open Space Coordinator- (518) 439-4955 ext 1106 or [email protected]


Meet the experts
6:00-6:30 and 7:15-8:00
Visit information tables and “get the dirt” on…
 Conservation and agriculture easements
 State and local grant funding assistance
 Grant writing and marketing assistance
 Farm transition planning
 Business and financial planning
 Leasing land for farming
 Agricultural assessments
 Agricultural District benefits
 What is useful about the Right-to-Farm Law
 Farm-to-school efforts
 Using Hudson Valley Farmland Finder network
 And more!

Featured speakers
6:30 – 7:15
Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy
Town of Bethlehem
Albany County Cornell Cooperative Extension
Albany County Soil and Water Conservation District