NY Small Scale Food Processors Association
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Educator - NYSSFPA Category

Marty Broccoli
121 Second Street
Oriskany, NY 13414
315-736-3394 x121
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Categories: Educator, Farms
About us:
Martin is the Director of Oneida County, NY Agriculture Economic Development Program at the CCE in Oneida County overseeing implementation of the County's Farmland Protection Program including dozens of economic development programs such as the new "Thinkubator" in Utica which will include a commercial kitchen.
Beth Linskey
233 W. 99th Street 15#
NY, NY 10025
917-449-5056
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Categories: Consultant, Educator
About us:
Beth Linskey owned and operated Beth's Farm Kitchen, a Jam company using locally grown produce and providing co-packing services. Beth has been a member and board member of NYSSFPA since its inception. The Fulton Stall Market in New York City is Beth's newest project with Bob Lewis. Beth consults with value-added producers to bring their products to market.
Adirondack Harvest
Laurie Davis
PO Box 388
Westport, NY 12993
518-962-4810 x404
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Categories: Administrative, Educator
About us:
Adirondack Harvest is the membership-based buy-local branding organization for the North Country region of NY and is a program of CCE Essex County. We connect consumers and farmers through educational programs, promotional events and materials, and maintain a website with searchable database to guide consumers to local food.
Bee Wellness / Seaway Trail Honey
Pat Bono
PO Box 25291
Rochester, NY 14625
585-820-6619
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Categories: Administrative, Educator, Maple and Honey Products
About us:
Bee Wellness is an educational not-for-profit 501c3, non-membership organization whose mission is to educate new, beginning, and small scale beekeepers. Seaway Trail Honey is a manufacturer of maple and honey products.
Catskills Kitchen
Erica Lynch
64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd.
Liberty, NY 12754
845-292-6180
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Categories: Educator, Incubator Kitchens
About us:
The Catskills Kitchen is a commercial kitchen certified by the Board of Health and NYS Ag & Markets. The program provides the necessary technical assistance to start your own food business, or expand an existing business. We also offer educational programs for both the beginner and expert.
CCE CAAHP, CCE Columbia Greene Counties
Steve Hadcock
479 Rte 66
Hudson, NY 12524
518-380-1497
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Categories: Educator
About us:
Steve Hadcock is an Extension Educator working with agricultural entrepreneurs in a six county region. Steve assists those interested in food processing to understand the regulations they have to operate under, how to conduct market research and financing. Steve has 35 years of experience providing technical assistance and education.
CFO on Speed Dial
Christine Rico
601 26th Street, Suite 325-39
New York, NY 10001
929-266-4236
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Categories: Consultant, Educator
About us:
Christine Rico and CFO on Speed Dial, helps food companies improve profits and create financial plans that are all about creating a healthy, sustainable food system. Christine is co-chair of Slow Money NYC, and a mentor for WENYC, the City of New York's women's entrepreneurship program.
Chatauqua County Rural Ministry (CCRM)
Kathleen Peterson
127 Central Ave, PO Box 362
Dunkirk, NY 14048
718-366-1787
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Categories: Educator
About us:
For over five decades, the Rural Ministry has provided the basic needs of food, clothing and shelter to the less fortunate and those in crisis situations who could be your neighbor, relative or friend. The Rural Ministry is your agency reaching to those in Chautauqua County who need a hand up, not a hand out.
Fresh Local WNY
Kimberly Lamendola
4039 Route 219 #200
Salamanca, NY 14779
716-307-8952
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Categories: Educator, Non-Profit
About us:
Kim works in economic and food system development, leveraging assets to strengthen supply/value chains and regional development efforts. She has over 20 years' experience in all aspects of grantsmanship and peer review of nonprofit, state, and federal grant programs. She lives in an 1890 farmhouse gardening, baking, and partner in Kumbha Moon Soap Company.
Full Plate Consulting
Allie Push
72 Crawford Street
Rochester, NY 14620
585-210-0390
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Categories: Consultant, Educator
About us:
Full Plate Consulting supports small food businesses to scale their business and extend their outreach based on their specific needs. We specialize in Social Media and Marketing Support as well as Business Growth Development. We offer new potential clients a complementary business assessment that is aimed to understand your business inside and out.
Local Living Venture
Chelle Lindahl
P.O. Box 736
Canton, NY 13617
315-347-4223
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Categories: Educator, Non-Profit
About us:
The Local Living Venture's position on NY-SSFPA's Board supports this important work state-wide, and in our region of the St. Lawrence River Valley / Adirondack Foothills. The LLV shares resourceful living skills for a capable, healthy community. We work for regional self-reliance, energy independence, environmentally friendly living, and a regionally-oriented community.
Nelson Farms
Amanda Hewitt
3261 Rt. 20
Cazenovia, NY 13035
315-655-8831 1x
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Categories: Educator
About us:
Amanda Hewitt has worked at Nelson Farms as Product Developer for 14years. She helps clients and students bring new food products to market and helps them get started in our shared use kitchen. She is also always increasing the Nelson Farms product line.
Price Chopper Supermarket
Ellie Wilson
1137 Lexington Ave
Schenectady, NY 12309
518-256-8727
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Categories: Administrative, Educator
About us:
Registered dietitian for Price Choppers stores