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Date(s) - February 7, 2023
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


 

Farmland Leasing Workshop

Date: Tuesday, February 7th

Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Location: Virtual on Zoom

Cost: Free – Funded by the State of NY and American Farmland Trust

To Register: Email NVF5@cornell.edu or call 518-885-8995

Presenters: David Wood of Eildon Tweed Farm & Nicole Tommel of Cornell Cooperative Extension

Farmland leasing has become increasingly popular as landowners seek to keep their land in production but do not wish to actively farm. Additionally, farmers seeking to expand their production without upfront costs of purchasing land can utilize farmland leasing. This one-hour lunch and learn will give helpful tips from technical staff and farmers on how to develop a successful lease agreement, determine current land rental rates, identify abilities to capture land tax savings through the leasing process, and other helpful tips.

Photo: Dawn Szurek