Farm-disaster preparation workshops will be held by Cornell Cooperative Extension associations from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at three locations in the north country.
Registration is $35 and includes lunch and information materials.
n Monday: Farm Credit East, 25417 Route 12, Burrville. Register at 376-527 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
n Tuesday: Cornell Cooperative Extension Learning Farm, 1894 Route 68, Canton. Register at 379-9192 or email@example.com.
n Wednesday: Franklin County Emergency Services, 55 Bare Hill Road, Malone. Register at 518-483-7403 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The workshop topics include how to prevent and prepare for accidents involving farm equipment on the road; on-farm fires or structure collapse; biosecurity; agricultural products storage, and wind and storm damage.
Farms that complete training will receive certificates for discounts from insurance providers.