Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.
FARMroots holds advanced workshops, panel discussions and events around common challenges and relevant topics, such as financial recordkeeping and forming limited liability business entities.
April: Greenhouse Management.
Date: April 28th from 10 am to 3 pm.
At Lydhurst State, Tarrytown, NY.
Facilitator: Nick Storrs from Homegrown Nursery.
Level: Beginner Farmer to Established Farmer.
June: Farm Beginnings Enterprise Budgeting Workshop.
Date: June 9th from 10am to 3pm.
At Project Farmhouse, New York, NY.
Facilitator: Manda Martin from Farm Tournant.
Level: Medium to Established.
July: Are you ready to farm?
Date: July 14th from 10am to 2:00 pm.
At Kelly Street Garden, Bronx.
Facilitator: Sherryll Durant from Kelly Street Garden.
Level: Aspiring farmer
August: Land opportunities tour in Delaware County
Date: Second week of August, date TBA.
Tour through Delaware County
Led by Corey Luchetta from CADE: Center for Agricultural Development & Entrepreneurship