Open House

Join us for our the WNY Food Incubator's open house on May 16, from 4:00pm-6:00pm. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet with staff to learn more about the program, tour the kitchen, watch live food demonstrations, and enjoy refreshments.

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Mark your Calendars!

The Niagara County Fair will be held July 31st-Aug. 4th in Lockport, NY. Click here for information on our fair performers, to view our schedule, to discover what food vendors we'll have, and to learn more about the largest youth fair in New York!

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Master Food Preserver Training

Join us for our three-day, comprehensive Master Food Preserver workshop! The training includes the scientific basis of food preservation, experience in hot water bath and pressure canning, gelled products and pickling, freezing and drying, and more!

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Master Food Preserver

Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit the CCE-Niagara offices to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust! 

Veggie Van

Veggie Van

The Veggie Van is our mobile farmers' market that provides Niagara Falls and Lackawanna residents with direct access to fruits and vegetables. Learn more here!

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WNY Food Incubator

How to Prepare Your Food Business and Find Funding

Got a great idea for a food product, but don’t know where to start? Learn the steps of starting a business and the tools for planning your business success.

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WNY Food Incubator

Make or Break Even (Workshop)

Financials and Pricing Your Product will make or break your business success. In this workshop, discover the food product pricing formula, determine your business’s break-even point, and learn how to price your product now for future growth.

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Marketing Your Food Product

How will your business entice others to try your new food product and want to buy it again? Who is your ideal customer? Learn about branding, several ways to market to your customer, social media basics and strategies to grow sales.

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WNY Food Incubator

Starting a Food Business

This workshop will help you make your recipe market-ready. Guest speakers from the Cornell Food Venture Center and WNY Food Incubator staff will review the labeling and permits necessary to sell your food product.

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EquiStar

EquiStar

EquiStar’s mission is to enrich the lives of people with disabilities through equine related activities. The 24-year-old horseback riding program helps disabled riders reach milestones in their physical development and communication skills.

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Last updated April 12, 2019