Cornell Small Farms is hiring

The Cornell Small Farms Program and Northeast Beginning Farmers Project are hiring a full-time Project Coordinator for two new beginning farmer initiatives. Please share this news far and wide so we can recruit a great pool of applicants! Click here to apply! Job Description Beginning Farmer Project Coordinator Extension Support Specialist I (Band E/Exempt/39 hours […]

Dave Jacke and Patty Love teach Ecological Design in Rochester, NY

Lots of Food’s Patty Love and Author Dave Jacke Team Up —Space Limited, Register Now Who should attend: Human Services Professionals College and University Professionals Faith Community Leaders Non-profit leaders Systems Design Professionals and Students Permaculture students, teachers, designers, and consultants Activists Community Organizers We Are Nature, Working: Lessons from Ecology for Social Structure Design […]

Tomorrow: FREE Permaculture talk at New Roots

What: Free Presentation: Community Training in Ecological Design Class When: Tuesday, January 6th, 5:30 – 6:30 PM Where: New Roots Charter School, 116 S. Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY 
 Details: If you’re interested in learning permaculture design and practical strategies for sustainable systems, you might be interested in the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute’s upcoming Community […]

Free presentation on Ecological Design Class, 1/6

What: Free Presentation: Community Training in Ecological Design Class When: Tuesday, January 6th, 5:30 – 6:30 PM Where: New Roots Charter School, 116 S. Cayuga Street, Ithaca, NY 
 Details: If you’re interested in learning permaculture design and practical strategies for sustainable systems, you might be interested in the Finger Lakes Permaculture Institute’s upcoming Community […]

Support local farms at Xmas Market, tomorrow.

On Tuesday, December 23 from 4:00-6:30pm, celebrate with Press Bay Alley and the Finger Lakes Meat Project for the first ever Press Bay Christmas Farmers’ Market! If shopping for holiday food in stores stresses you out, join us downtown for a unique, festive celebration before the holidays instead. This market will feature over a dozen […]

Wilderness Skills Instructor Course – CCE Info Session

Tuesday, December 9, 7pm Cornell Cooperative Extension, 615 Willow Avenue, Ithaca Room A Primitive Pursuits, a program of Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County based in Ithaca, will offer two Wilderness Skills Instructor Certification programs this spring, during and after the spring academic semester. The course will cover a wide variety of primitive technology skills, […]