Workshops & Webinars

For over 30 years CADE has been providing programming, workshops, webinars, and direct services to farm and food businesses across New York State.


We welcome our farm and food community to join us in our upcoming workshops and webinars which are free and open to the public. If you feel so inclined, consider making a donation to support CADEs continued efforts in providing meaningful programming to our community.


Register below and join CADE, and partners, in our journey together building a sustainable, collaborative, inclusive, transparent and innovative local food system. All upcoming workshops & webinars will be listed below.


Check out the list of previously offered Workshops & Webinars and receive a password to access videos and other educational materials.


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Kosher Certification Info Session

Monday |  April 4, 2022  |  5:30 - 7:00p Online


The Jewish Federation of Ulster County (UCJF) 
Rabbi M. Merzel from OU Kosher

Course Notes:

The Jewish Federation of Ulster County (UCJF) with sponsors: Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce, The Center for Agricultural Development & Entrepreneurship (CADE), Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County (CCE-Ulster) present an informational session on Kosher Certification.

Join Rabbi M. Merzel from OU Kosher to learn more about Kosher Certification unlocking opportunities to improve the quality of life for area residents practicing Kashrut, support small commercial kitchens, farm store sand cottage industry food manufacturers, and value-added producers who can reap economic benefits from Kosher certification(s).


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Past Workshops & Webinars

Check out what you missed! Workshops and webinars are hosted by CADE staff and other professionals experienced in guiding / educating both farmers and producers from the first steps to upscaling existing operations. There are videos and worksheets for each topic.

  • From Risk to Resilience: Managing Market Risk 

  • Record Keeping for Farm & Food Businesses

  • Cash Flow Management Workshop

  • Enterprise Budgeting Workshop

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Why give information for a password? CADE is a nonprofit operating on grants. Knowing how many farmers/producers the organization is assisting helps us secure funds to continue supporting small and mid-size NYS agriculture. Thank you for utilizing CADE's resources. Let us know how else we might assist you in your agricultural endeavor.

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