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Farm & Food Business Incubator (FFBI)

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Are you looking to establish or expand a new business? The Farm & Food Business Incubator provides a wide range of support services at no cost to assist new and developing farm and food entrepreneurs. As a partnership between SUNY Cobleskill and the Center for Agricultural Development and Entrepreneurship (CADE), the goal of the FFBI is to help launch and grow businesses in the Mohawk Valley. Incubator offerings are individualized to meet the specific needs and challenges that each new business will face as it enters the market. FFBI services include:

  • Business planning
  • Market planning
  • Financial planning
  • Access to capital
  • Scaling up
  • Planning for wholesale
  • Food safety & quality control
  • Online marketing & social media
  • Branding, advertising & packaging
  • Land access
  • Legal support
  • Other services, as necessary

If you are interested in FFBI services, please complete the from below and a SUNY or CADE staff member will reach out to you soon.



The FFBI is 1 of 20 Certified Business Incubators under New York’s NYSTAR program. To learn more about NYSTAR centers, click here.