Chautauqua Grown

Welcome to our pilot Train-the-Trainer program!


Welcome to our Train-the-Trainer initiative that was designed to help Chautauqua Grown flourish in our community! We hope that the following resources can help you and your organization share more information about Chautauqua Grown and all that it has to offer. 

Be sure to complete the survey link at the bottom of this page to receive FREE marketing materials and a certificate of completition. 

This Train-the-Trainer course is designed to be a series of self-guided videos followed by a short survey that will introduce you to Chautauqua Grown, show you how to navigate the website, and provide ideas for how to incorporate Chautauqua Grown into your organizational efforts. The entire course should take less than 40 minutes to complete and does not need to be done in one sitting. Please contact Katelyn Walley-Stoll, Farm Business Management Educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension of CHautauqua County at 716-664-9502 ext. 202 or with any technical considerations or if you are in need of accommodations. 

These videos were made possible in part by the Centers for Disease Control, NACCHO, and Chautauqua County. 


[What is Chautauqua Grown?] Embed

A brief introduction to the history, development, and purpose of Chautauqua Grown and the multitude of ways in which you can help us increase its utilization in Chautauqua County. 

[What role does Chautauqua Grown play in Community Health] Embed

Shelly Wells, Public Health Planner with the Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services, discusses the ways that Chautauqua Grown can influence public health in our local communities. 

[What are the Economic Benefits of Chautauqua Grown] Embed

Katelyn Walley-Stoll, Farn Business Management Educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County discusses the economic impact of buying locally produced foods. 

[How to Use Chautauqua Grown] Embed

Learn how to navigate this website and the interactive map to find farms (and specific food products), restaurants, farmers markets, and much more! 

How to Request a Listing

Learn how to list your farm, restaurant, institution, food business, or farmers market on our directory.

[Other Resources] Embed

Learn more about the various resources on the Chautauqua Grown website and how to access them. 

Completion Survey

Once you have gone through all of the above videos, please fill out this completion survey. You will be asked about the effectiveness of this training and will be able to select marketing materials that we will then make available to use at your discretion FREE OF CHARGE.

Certificate Request

Once you have completed watching all of the videos and your survey,  please fill out this short informational form to receive a Chautauqua Grown Train-the-Trainer Certificate that you can proudly display! 

Supplemental Videos 

Coming 2019! 

[Meet the Farmers]

[Restaurant Success Story]

[Health Care Providers and Chautauqua Grown]

[Emergency Food Assistance]

[Meet Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County]


Kate Ewer
4-H Community Educator, Chautauqua Grown
716-664-9502 ext. 212

Last updated February 11, 2020