County AED Awarded Grant for Food Hub

(Madison County, NY – Jan. 2013) The recent Regional Economic Development Council funding announcement delivered news to Central New York farmers and their families.

On Dec. 19, the Agricultural Economic Development program at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Madison County was awarded $1.5 million dollars for the development of a food hub.

Food hubs are organizations […]

Courier Contributor Hops on Board Tour

By Dyann Nashton

(Madison County, NY – Sept. 2012) Last weekend was not the first time that things were “hopping” in Madison County. The Madison County Hop Fest provided a weekend-long celebration of its more than 200-year-old hops heritage.

Presented by the Madison County Historical Society, the event began Friday with a paired beer dinner […]