NY FarmNet is a great resource for risk management and farm stress during these difficult times.

NY FarmNet is a great resource for risk management and farm stress during COVID-19.

Free hand sanitizer and masks for agricultural businesses.

Keep your farm and customers safe! Contact Liz at ema228@cornell.edu to pick up your PPE.

Coronavirus Food Assistance Program deadline is extended to September 11th.

USDA’s Farm Service Agency is accepting CFAP applications now through September 11, 2020.

All farms are required to have a NY Forward Business Safety Plan.

All farms are required to complete a NY Forward Business Safety Plan... and we can help!

COVID-19 Resources

With the knowledge and understanding of the novel Coronavirus ever-changing, it can be difficult to keep up with regulations and guidance. We're here to help. 

Below we've consolidated and organized the resources available to make it easier for you to find what you need. 

In response to COVID-19, here is a list of websites or phone numbers to keep handy:

General resources on COVID-19 for farms:

For information regarding business safety plans:

For information regarding protection of consumers and direct marketing:

For information regarding protection of farmworkers:

For information on Coronavirus statistics and public health guidance:

For information regarding financial assistance, loans and grants:

** Please note, not all small businesses fall under SBA, please call the Syracuse office to determine***

** Although our counties have not been declared emergency status, SBA Syracuse confirmed they were waiting on the directive from government you can create an account and update when available*

Contact

Elizabeth M. Alexander
Agriculture Resource Educator/Ag Development Specialist
ema228@cornell.edu
607-734-4453 ext 227

Last updated August 25, 2020