Category: Food & Eating

Backyard Poultry Keeping Class

Announcement from Cooperative Extension: Backyard Poultry Keeping Class Wednesday, February 1, 6:30-8:30 PM @ CCE-Tompkins, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca NY The class will focus on breeds for egg laying, raising chicks to layers, housing, as well as general care and feeding of birds.   Heather Birdsall, area livestock educator with Cooperative Extension, will lead the class. […]

Groundswell Center is Hiring

The Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming is hiring, Ithaca, NY To learn more and to apply, visit our web site, groundswellcenter.org/employment Position Title: FARMING & BUSINESS SPECIALIST Application Deadline: Open until filled Position Start Date: March 2017 is ideal Employment terms: This is a full-time salaried position, averaging 35 hours/week. Due to the seasonal […]

Category: Food & Eating

Become a Seed to Supper Volunteer to teach your neighbors how to grow their own food

Are you passionate about growing your own vegetables? Are you interested in helping beginning gardeners in your community learn to grow their own food as well? Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County will train volunteers to become Seed to Supper educators and teach free gardening classes in their own communities. Training classes for volunteers will […]