|The New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets is working hard to support the next generation of local farmers and is spearheading a "listening tour" around New York State. This is a call for new and beginning Long Island Farmers to come and share a meal and dialogue with New York State Ag & Markets and other Ag partners about the challenges faced by all Farmers. The event is free, though space is limited and registration is requested.|
To register, please visit NYS Ag & Markets New & Beginning Farmers page on Eventbrite and sign up for the 10/25 Long Island date.Agenda:
6:30 to 7:00pm - Tour of Stony Brook Incubator Facility
7:00 to 7:30pm - Dinner Provided - No cost
7:30 to 8:00pm - Panel Discussion about what resources are currently available
8:00 to 9:00pm - Interactive discussion with partners/ Young farmers/new and beginning farmers to find out what needs are
For more information, contact Kimberly J. Vallejo, Director of Marketing & Outreach for the Department of Agriculture and Markets at(718) 722-2668 or email@example.com .