FOODS AND FARMS: Special gathering
Catharine Young, director of the New York State Center of Excellence for Food and Agriculture, spoke Wednesday at the Fredonia Technology Incubator. The center Young leads has a mission is to cultivate innovation, economic growth and job creation in the state’s food and farming sectors, at Cornell University. The event, held in the conference room, also outlined food and safety resources, services, partnerships and Grow New York’s food and agricultural business competition for startups. About 50 agricultural, business and local leaders attended the one-hour presentation.