District Events
 

District Services & Programs

Mission Statement:

"It is the mission of the Broome County Soil & Water Conservation District to assist citizens and units of local government in making sound decisions concerning the management of soil, water, and related natural resources"

Broome County SWCD Events

The events listed below are either in Broome County or nearby.

2015 EVENTS

January 23-25    NOFA-NY’s 3rd Annual Organic Farming & Gardening Conference – Saratoga
Springs Hilton: 534 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866.  Theme will be “Soil The Root of the Movement” Speaker Wes Jackson, founder & president of the Land Institute will address issues of soil loss & degradation, ecosystem destruction, & high energy use associated with agriculture.  More info at www.nofany.org

February 19-21  Farmers Market Manager Training Conference, Ramada Inn in Liverpool.  Will focus
On farmers markets & building program & services to maintain connections with Market farmers, consumers & host communities.  Will discuss food safety and regulations.  Get more info at http://www.nyfarmersmarket.com/annual-conference

February 26-28, 2015 - NY Farm Show – NYS Fairgrounds Syracuse, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

April 3  - District Tree Order Deadline

April 17 – District tree order pickup – 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – District Shop Building – all extras will be sold at pick-up

April 30 -  SouthernTier Regional Envirothon

August 11 – 13, 2015 Empire Farm Days – Seneca Falls, NY  more info www.empirefarmdays.com

 

 

To contact us:
Phone: 607-724-9268 x5
1163 Upper Front Street
Binghamton , NY 13905