401 East Louther St., Ste 307 | Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone: 717-241-4361 | Fax: 717-240-0548
Email: webnotification@capitalrcd.org

Capital Area RC&D Events


Capital RC&D Sponsored Events:



Summer Grazing School for Beef Producers

June 24 & 25, 2011    (Click here for event flyer)



Cooperative Models to Increase Profits Webinar

Monday, April 11, 2011;  12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Register for the Webinar:

https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/875642318


Register for the in-office viewing:


Email Cheryl Burns, cburns@capitalrcd.org  or call 717-241-4361

Click HERE for more details about this valuable cooperative marketing webinar

         


 

 

Agency ABCs Workshops

 

Click here for more details

 

 

 


Marketing Workshops for Grass Based Producers





Wednesday, March 30 2011

10 AM - 3 PM Work It Out! An Interactive Workshop for Pastured Dairy Producers


Registration deadline:  March 25, 2011




Both workshops will feature sessions about marketing assessment, food handling & safety, and offer a panel of producers who can answer questions about direct marketing.  


Workshops will be held at the Olewine Nature Center at Wildwood Park, 100 Wildwood Way, Harrisburg, PA.  Directions are available on workshop brochures and at the Wildwood Park Website.  


Registration is $10.00 and includes workshop materials and lunch.  


For more information or to register contact Cheryl Burns at cburns@capitalrcd.org or 717-241-4361.


Join us for several marketing exchange sessions...

Each session, hosted at the Capital RC&D office in Carlisle,  will focus on a different topic that will enhance your marketing abililities, featuring a presentation with an opportunity to ask questions. 

December 16, 2010


10 AM - 12 PM Keeping Records for You and Uncle Sam David Swartz



County Extension Director



Cumberland County PSU Extension


Keeping records to pay taxes is the reason that most producers keep records, but in reality, keeping the right records and knowing how to use them can only make your business more successful.  David Swartz will discuss assessing the records that are important for evaluating your currect success, as well as providing insight into making stronger decisions about the future management and control of your business.
April 11, 2011


11:30 AM -1:00 PM
Cooperative Models to Increase Profits Peggy Fogarty Harnish 



Agricultural Economic Development Educator



Lancaster County PSU Extension
March 29, 2011


9 AM - 11 AM Organizing and Operating Farmers Markets: Examples of What Works John Berry



Ag Marketing Educator



Lehigh County PSU Extension
March, 2011


TBD













    

If you have questions or would like to register please email or by call  (717) 241-4361.   Thank you!


 

Saturday, October 16, 2010

South Mountain GeoBash

 

Planned Activities Include:

  • Kickoff event with local dignitaries
  • Education sessions such as birdwatching, Geocaching 101, and more!
  • Musical entertainment
  • Light Lunch in the courtyard area
  • Geohunt game, with prizes!





Pre-registration is required, but the event is FREE!

Register online at Brown Paper Tickets, or by calling 717-241-4361








 

Other Upcoming Regional Events:


 Saturday, October 2, 2010

Cumberland County Farm Tours 2010

Featuring:

Fulton's Dairy

Creekside Dairy

Goose Bros. Ice Cream

Dickinson College Farm

Green Spring Trout Farms, Inc.


Tours are rain or shine & open to the public


Click here for brochure & more information

 


 


Recent Capital RC&D Events:


 August 7, 2010; Buy Fresh Bike Local