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We are pleased to partner with New York State Agriculture and Markets to provide New York State Hand Sanitizer and Face Coverings At No Cost to Farmers.

Curbside Distribution

Wednesday, May 13 & Thursday, May 14, 2020, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Distribution in the Capital District will take place in the following locations:

Warren County Fairgrounds, 353 Schroon River Road, Warrensburg, NY 12885

Contact Amy Sabattis: (518) 668-4881,

Washington County Fairgrounds, 392 Old Schuylerville Rd., Greenwich, NY 12834

Contact Brian Gilchrist: (518)746-2560,

Schaghticoke County Fairgrounds, 69 Stillwater Bridge Rd., Schaghticoke, NY 12154

Contact Bernie Wiesen: (518)421-2360,

CCE Saratoga County 4H Training Center, 556 Middleline Road, Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Contact Susan Beebe: (518) 588-7667,

CCE of Albany County, 24 Martin Rd., Voorheesville, NY 12186

Contact Lisa Godlewski: (518)765-3500,

CCE of Columbia and Greene Counties, 479 Route 66, Hudson, NY 12534

Contact Evon Antonio: 518-622-9820 x111,

To help us plan and better serve you please register in advance so we can plan on having enough supplies at each pickup point.

Please Register here:

(Registration includes contact information, pick up site & estimated quantities requested) Hand sanitizer is available - 4 gallons to a box (with pump)

Face coverings available (packages of 5)

*Farmers picking up will need to wear their own face coverings and bring their own pen.*

Supplies are limited.

Last updated May 8, 2020