Updated Guidance for Farm Operations

Fri, 05/29/2020 - 9:46am -- webmaster

Hello Farmers,

Please see the following COVID-19 guidance documents from NYS Ag & Markets which were updated on May 27, 2020.

Interim Guidance for Prevention and Response of COVID-19 at Farms (2020-05-27)

This guidance is provided for farm owners, operators, and farm workers so they can incorporate these procedures into farm protocols to prevent and respond to COVID-19.

9th Annual Catt. County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 11:20am -- webmaster
Cattaraugus County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner logo for 2020

The Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, along with the Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, the Cattaraugus County Farm Bureau and the Cattaraugus County Soil and Water Conservation District will host the 9th Annual Cattaraugus County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at the West Valley Fire Hall, 9091 Route 240, West Valley, NY.

County seeks input on its Agricultural & Farmland Protection Plan

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 12:14pm -- webmaster
Register to join the Ag & Farmland Protection Plan Focus Group

The Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board (AFPB) is in the process of updating the County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan (AFPP). A requirement of the planning process is to have public input. To this end, a focus group meeting to discuss recommendations aimed at improving farm business opportunities in the County is convening on February 13, 2020. The meeting will take place in Ellicottville from 11:00 am to 2:00pm.


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