CCE-Tompkins is unique among local organizations in offering a continuum of education and resources that enable it to address a food systems issues in a holistic way. By working at a food-system level, we can more effectively respond to cross-cutting needs such as food safety, food access, local agriculture and community infrastructure. We offer resources for farmers, and consumers, to help strengthen our local and regional food systems.
Join us on 3/8 for presentations on Cayuga Lake TMDL, large scale & community solar, and changes in the CRP to include pastureland. For farmers/ag landowners. $10/person includes lunch.
Learn about a new initiative to grow Chinese medicinal herbs in NYS at this presentation on Monday, March 13 at 6pm at the Tompkins County Public Library.
Buying locally-raised meat in bulk is easier and more affordable than you might think, Get all the details in this FREE workshop on Wednesday, March 15th.
Come to the Ithaca Commons on 4/1 and learn about local agriculture at this FREE, day-long family event. Exhibits, activities and fun for all!
Learn about Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) at this FREE CSA fair on Saturday, April 1 at The Ithaca Commons. Meet the farmers, find out what CSA options are available.
This 58-page guide from the Institute for Energy and the Environment, Vermont Law School covers how to use energy efficiency, biomass and renewable energy on your farm.
Last updated February 27, 2017