Yorktown Grange

Information below is selected from national, state, county and local sources to reflect the broad array of resources available to beginning and seasoned farmers.


Hudson Valley
Farmland Finder

Connecting farmers and landowners in the Hudson Valley. Find a farm. Find a farmer.


Farmer Education

Farmer Training, Teachers and Schools. Information provided by NYS Watershed Agricultural Council.


Hanover Farm and Environmental Center

Adult and Youth "on farm" training provided on a working crop farm and environmental education facility.


Certificate in Sustainable Vegetable Production

Academic and hands on training in collaboration with Hilltop Hanover Farm and Westchester Community College.


Guide to Farming
in NY State

An array of useful farming information provided by Cornell University.


Northeast Beginning Farmers Project

Online courses, self-guided tutorials, Veteran programs, business plans from Cornell University.


New Farmer Training
USDA

Training & resources for: Women in Ag, youth, Veterans and more provided by the US Department of Agriculture.


National Young Farmers Coalition

National perspective on training, jobs, Internships, apprenticeships, land availability, etc.


NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets

Broad & deep NY agricultural information including resources for farmers, producers and agri-business.


Westchester Agriculture and Farmland Protection Board

Its mission is to maintain the economic viability and the environmental and landscape preservation values associated with agriculture.


Watershed Agricultural Council

In exchange for willingness to participate in the Watershed Agricultural Program (WAP), the City of New York funds the projects recommended within the WFP (Whole Farm Plan).


Westchester Land Trust

WLT works with municipalities and local conservation groups to identify farmland for permanent protection.

About the Yorktown Grange

The Grange is a family, community organization with its roots in agriculture. Founded in 1867, the Grange was formed as a national organization with a local focus. Our members are given the opportunity to learn and grow to their full potential as citizens and leaders. The family is the base of the organization with full membership beginning at age 14. View More →



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Yorktown Grange
#862 P.O. Box 225
Amawalk, NY 10501

(914) 962-3900


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