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HORSE FARM LIABILITY: Do you welcome people to your farm to ride horses? Make sure you have the right insurance coverage in case something happens.

Agritourism liability workshop added to New York Farm Show

The Feb. 23 workshop will include a working session for equine owners.

Join representatives from Cornell Cooperative Extension and New York Farm Bureau on Feb. 23 for a talk on agritourism liability and steps to ensure coverage.

Representatives from the law firm Bond, Schoeneck and King Attorneys will also be there to talk about the legalities farm operators should of when welcoming visitors to the farm.

The workshop will take place from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Arts and Home Building Bistro Room.

The program will include a working session for equine farm operators to develop their own liability mitigation plan and required signage.

Preregistration is required to attend the workshop. The program fee is $5.

For more information and to register, contact Karin Bump at

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