Ag Grant Opportunity Workshop

December 20, 2013

Hosted by Senator Ritchie and Jefferson County Agricultural Development Council on December 12, 2013, at Cornell Cooperative Extension in Watertown.

A schedule of presenters is as follows:


Room A

Room B

2:00 – 2:30

Michelle Capone with the Development Authority of the North Country

Michael Mannigan from USDA Rural Development

2:30 – 3:00

John VanDeLoo with the Empire State Development Corporation. “One Stop Shop” for farm based wine, breweries, and cidery development

Jerry Loch with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Jefferson

3:00 – 3:30

David Grusenmeyer from New York Farm Viability Institute

David Zembiec from Jefferson County Local Development Corporation

3:30 – 4:00

Jay Matteson, Jefferson County Agricultural Coordinator