Solar and Renewable Energy Policy

  Otsego 2000 is dedicated to protecting the historic, environmental and agricultural resources of  Otsego County and the greater Otsego Lake region. We call for energy conservation to reduce reliance on fossil fuels. We strongly support solar energy development that is compatible with our agricultural resources and environment. Read our […] Read more »

New Market Hours Beginning May 5th

Set your clocks! Our summer hours begin Saturday, May 5th. We’ll be here from 8:00 am until 2:00 pm May through August. And we are adding a whole month to our oh so popular Tuesday market. It will now be from 12:00 pm until 5:00 pm June, July and August! So, […] Read more »

Spring Recipes from the Market

Time to plan some new Spring menus, after that long, cold winter. We have lamb and chicken recipes for the spring and so much more. Visit our recipe page and choose from dozens of scrumptious appetizers, main courses and desserts. Then shop the Cooperstown Farmers’ Market for all the ingredients you will need. Don’t forget to set […] Read more »

Register for Bicycling Skills 123 Class

  Bicycling Skills 123 Class Friday May 11th  3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Thank you to all who attended the April 21st Bicycling Skills Class. The Otsego Regional Cycling Advocates (ORCA) are hosting a second class for youth, (age 7 years and up) and adults on Friday, May 11th from […] Read more »

Send in Your Nomination for 2017 Historic Preservation Awards

We are accepting nominations for the 2017 Historic Preservation Awards. These awards recognize owners, builders, and craftspeople in Otsego and Schoharie Counties who have rehabilitated historic homes, commercial and municipal buildings and who have preserved the cultural landscapes of our communities. Nominations are due by March 30, 2018. Download the 2017 […] Read more »

Winter Recipes

Soups and Stews to warm you through these cold Winter days. Visit our recipes and then shop at the Farmers’ Market for the ingredients you will need for Lamb Burgers with Smoked Gouda, Chicken Stew, or Rabbit with Pasta and Mushroom. These are just some of the wonderful meats our vendors bring to the Market […] Read more »