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  • workshop on farmland conservation options

    workshop on farmland conservation options

    If so, join Saratoga PLAN and the Saratoga County Planning Department for a Workshop on Farmland Conservation Options. Participants will learn about conservation easements, funding programs for purchase of development rights, and the land conservation process. Please join us to learn how land conservation fit into your plans for your land’s future, your retirement, or... Read More 

  • fairy house building workshop

    fairy house building workshop

    Kids ages 3+ will have the opportunity to be outside and use the materials found in nature to create homes for fairies and their friends. We will be crafting in the morning from 11:00 to 12:30 on April 27. Be sure to dress according to the weather and come prepared with a lunch if you... Read More 

  • seedling pot up event

    seedling pot up event

    This 2nd annual pot up event at the NYS Tree Nursery will be held on: Friday, May 13th starting at 8:30 AM and Saturday, May 14th starting at 9:00 AM. Seedlings potted up for this event will be planted in the fall to help improve water quality, wildlife habitat and storm protection across New York... Read More 

  • cancelled: photography workshop

    cancelled: photography workshop

    The workshop will begin promptly at 9 AM and will end around noon. Participants should bring their camera and any lenses they want to use, extra batteries for the camera “just in case”, a notebook and pen, and a tripod if possible. It is recommended that participants know the basics of their camera already, i.e.... Read More 

  • photography workshop

    photography workshop

    “Do you want your pictures to stand out, to be set apart from others, to be more than just a snapshot? To do this you need to learn how your camera sees, and how to take advantage of that,” said Linda Eastman. Read More 

  • Feast of the Fields

    Feast of the Fields

    Feast of the Fields takes place Thursday, September 15, from 5:30 to 9:00 PM at Saratoga National Golf Club to benefit Saratoga PLAN. The event supports the group’s mission of promoting local agriculture, trail systems, wildlife habitats, the importance of buying and eating locally raised food, and a great quality of life. “There are few... Read More 

  • Farmer Mixer

    Open to all farmers! Join Saratoga PLAN staff and local farmers for a social and informational gathering at Yankee Distillers, the capitol region's largest farm distilling facility. Come network with us, make new friends, and learn about how to take advantage of the many federal and state grant opportunities available to farmers. Read More 

  • Farm Succession Workshop

    Join a panel of experts for a Farm Succession Workshop! Participants will learn about farm business transfer, debt and mortgages, conservation easements, health insurance needs, Medicaid, long-term care and more. Workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, November 9, 2016 from 4:00-6:00 at the Saratoga National Golf Course on the second floor in the Howard Room. *Light... Read More