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Celebrating the watershed, foodshed and viewshed; understanding the relationship between farms, forests, and clean water.

August 11-16

Monday - Saturday

10 am - 10 pm

 

Delaware County Fair

Delaware County Fairgrounds

Fair Street, Walton, NY 13856

 

The Council partners with NYC DEP again this year across from the Entertainment Tent. Check out our schedule below where we're featuring what's Fresh From the Catskills and Pure Catskills members.

 

Monday:  11a Tent Opening Ceremony

                 11a-3p Fresh from the Catskills sampling from

                  Pure Catskills member restaurants

 

Tuesday: Noon-4p Fresh from the Catskills sampling from

                  Pure Catskills member restaurants

 

Wednesday: Noon-4p Fresh from the Catskills sampling from

                  Pure Catskills member restaurants

                  Master Forest Owners Program

 

Thursday: Noon-4p Fresh from the Catskills sampling from

                  Pure Catskills member restaurants

                  Catskill Watershed Corp. & residential septic systems

 

Friday: Noon-4p Fresh from the Catskills sampling from

                  Pure Catskills member restaurants

                  Master Forest Owners Program

 

Saturday: Noon-4p Fresh from the Catskills sampling from

                  Pure Catskills member restaurants

                  Master Forest Owners Program

August 13

Wednesday

4 - 7 pm

 

Catskills CRAFT Monthly Farm Tour

Majestic Farm

134 Majestic Road, Mountain Dale, NY 12763

 

Sara, Brett, and Michelle at Majestic Farm grow pasture-raised pork, lamb, and poultry using sustainable practices. They also offer artist residencies and host art events at the farm. They will talk about raising livestock and community-based farming. A potluck supper will follow.

Email Eleanor at info@catskillscraft.org for details and rideshare opportunities.

September 10

Wednesday

4 - 6 pm

 

Catskills CRAFT Monthly Farm Tour

Gorzynski Ornery Farm

7460 State Route 52, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

 

Join John and Sue Gorzynski for a tour of their diverse farm which grows over 50 varieties of vegetables and over 100 varieties of fruit. GOF hails as one of the first farms of its kind in our area. See how they've make it work farming! A potluck supper will follow. Email Eleanor at info@catskillscraft.org for details and rideshare opportunities.

September 19 & 20

Friday & Saturday

 

Clean Sweep 2014

Delaware County Public Safety Building, Phoebe Lane, Delhi

FREE to watershed farmers and Delaware County residents

Cost-share fee based on redemption items for Delaware County municipalities and businesses

 

Don't miss this annual Community Hazardous Waste Collection Day sponsored by the Council, DC Dept. of Public Works, CCE-Delaware with funding from NYC DEP, NYS DEC and DC Economic Development.. Register online here after July 1. FMI: Cleansweepdelaware@gmail.com

 

Clean Sweep 2014 Tip Sheet

Clean Sweep 2014 Flyer

Clean Sweep CESQG Price List & Certification (Businesses)

Clean Sweep 2014 Directions

September 27

Saturday

10 am - 4 pm

 

Cauliflower Festival

Town Pavillion behind Freshtown

Bridge Street, Margaretville, NY 12455

 

Discover the heritage, culture and history of Catskills regional agriculture. Pure Ctskills member sample everything Fresh from the Catskills, too!

October 6

Monday

4 - 7 pm

 

Catskills CRAFT Monthly Farm Tour

Greenane Farms

5637 Turnpike Road, Delhi, NY 13753

 

Patrick and Thanya Rider grow fruit and vegetables; raise cattle, pigs, poultry, and horses; operate a thriving nursery, farm store, and a CSA that serves both the local community and several NYC-based groups, Greenane Farms has something for everyone! Patrick will give us a tour of their diverse farm. Come learn from their hard work and ingenuity.
A potluck supper will follow. Email Eleanor at info@catskillscraft.org for details and rideshare opportunities.

October 11-12

Saturday & Sunday

10 am - 10 pm

 

Catskill Mountainkeeper Presents Taste of the Catskills

Maple Shade Farm

2066 County Route 18 (Back River Road), Delhi, NY 13753

 

Music, fireworks, beer and FOOD! Come for the unveiling of Pure Catskills and over 30 members showcasing their products raised, grown and handcrafted from the wonderful natural resources of the region. Taste of the Catskills is a family-friendly event that brings together community, local food, and a whole lotta fun all weekend long.

November TBD

4 - 7 pm

 

Catskills CRAFT Season Ender

Dinner & a Movie

Hamden Inn

35769 State Highway 10, Hamden, NY 13752


Come celebrate another successful season of farming in the Catskills and let us know what you want to see in 2015. We'll share scrumptious food, socialize, and kick back for a movie. Don't miss the last official CRAFT event of 2014! This event includes a potluck supper, so bring a dish to pass. Email Eleanor at info@catskillscraft.org for details and rideshare opportunities.


Other Annual Events: Check back for more information

Clean Sweep: September
Environmental Film Series: April - November

 

Other regional websites and calendars:

Pure Catskills

Great Western Catskills Tourism Directory

 

Pigs for Profit 2-day Workshop

 

Catskill Regional Agriculture Conference January 16

Pumpkin Production Workshop, October 25

 

Take the NY Locavore Challenge

 

Catskills CRAFT Meeting at Rusty Plough Farm on October 2013

 

Farmers' Market of the Week - Monticello

 

Join the Pure Catskills-SUNY Delhi Crunch Team

 

Farmers' Market of the Week Saugerties

 

Farmers' Market of the Week - Pakatakan Market at the Round Barn

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Holiday Pop-Up Market Labor Day

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Morris

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Oneonta

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Franklin

 

Clean Sweep 2013, September 20-21

 

Catskills CRAFT: Root n' Roost Farm August 12

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Rock Hill

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: CCE Delaware

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Delhi

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Kauneonga Lake

 

Pure Catskills Farmers' Market of the Week: Rosendale

 

Farmers' Market of the Week - Lexington

 

Farmers Market of the Week - Jeffersonville

 

Farmers' Market of the Week - Hobart

 

Local Food & Travel Expo 2012, One Hanson Place, Brooklyn NY

 

Hunter College students at Ashokan Reservoir