ASHFORD— The Cattaraugus County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Board, along with the Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism, the Cattaraugus County Farm Bureau, the Cattaraugus County Soil and Water Conservation District and the Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board will host the sixth annual Cattaraugus County Farmer-Neighbor Dinner on Wednesday, April 12, at the West Valley Fire Hall, 9091 Route 240, West Valley.
Cattaraugus County is home to a vibrant and diverse agricultural industry. Good communication is essential to developing and maintaining good relationships between farm and non-farm neighbors. This event is a way to bring the county’s farmers and their neighbors together for a night of fellowship and understanding. It will also be a way for the county’s farmers and businesses to showcase what they have to offer each other. The dinner is prepared from all locally grown items from around Cattaraugus County and surrounding areas.
The evening will begin at 5:30 p.m. with agricultural related exhibitor displays and appetizers. Dinner will begin at 6:45 p.m., followed by presentation of awards to Farm of the Year, Friend of Agriculture and Conservation Farm of the Year. The evening will end with a presentation by Nichols Farm about the Importance of Broadband to the Farming Community.
Any business that would like to become a sponsor of the event or exhibitor should contact Deb Miller at 938-2318 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.