Helping Oneida County farms adapt, innovate and grow
Agriculture is a major contributor to the vitality of Oneida County's economy. Our farming sector is diverse not only in terms of types of products but also in terms of farm size and market channels used.
CCE Oneida County's Ag Team helps farmers, farm businesses, and aspiring entrepreneurs access authoritative information and develop their skills to succeed in an industry that may require hard work and significant risks but can also offer immense personal satisfaction.
Explore the many resources in this section to learn more about farming in Oneida County - you'll find information here about everything from how to take soil samples and current crop conditions to building a business plan and managing risk on the farm.
Connecting Farms to Consumers
Farmers' markets, farmstands, CSAs and other direct markets strengthen the farmer-consumer connection.
Agriculture Program Newsletters
CCE Oneida County's monthly Farm Flash Newsletter is available for download.
Know Your Soil
Understanding soil types and how to read soil tests will help you manage for optimum production and sustainability.
Starting a Farm Business
Whether you're already farming or are just starting up, research and planning are essential.