Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Early Bird Discount!

Just a reminder--there is a $20 "Early Bird" discount for memberships received by April 15th.
Buffalo/Local: $290 (instead of $310)
Rochester: $320 (instead of $340)

Friday, March 6, 2009

Local and Sustainable Agriculture in Western NY-What Dieticians Should Know

This Tuesday, March 10, we will be on a panel at the Go Green! program put on by the Western NY Dietetic Association at the Cornell Cooperative Extension on Lake Ave. in Lockport. The event runs from 1p.m. to 6p.m., with dinner following at 6:30. The featured speaker will be Marianne Smith-Edge, who is on the USDA National Research, Extension, Education, and Economics Advisory Board. Other speakers include Lisa Tucker, the publisher and editor for Edible Buffalo, and Kara Behlke, who is the Director of Nutrition Education at the NYS Beef Industry Council. A panel of farmers will also be there.
The cost to register for the event is: $30 for WNYDA members, $40 for non-members, and $25 for students. The registration price covers dinner and full program.
If you would like to attend the event, please call Glenda Reardon at (716) 438-4030.