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2016 National Safe Tractor & Machinery Operation Program
January 16 - March 26, 2016This course will qualify youth ages 14 & 15 years of age to be certified to operate farm equipment for hire. The course is scheduled to run Saturdays, beginning in January 2016 and running through March 2016.
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Antibiotic Stewardship - Reducing the Risks of Residue on the Dairy, Session 1
February 17, 2016Session 1: The Food Armor Program
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
The objective of the Food Armor program is to identify potential hazards and to identify critical control points to limit them.
Internet broadcasting and webinar technology will link meeting sites across WNY. Cornell Cooperative Extension offices in Canandaigua, Albion, and Warsaw.
Annie's Project Offered at Two Locations in Northwest New York
February 18 - March 10, 2016This four week course is a discussion-based workshop to connect women and subject matter experts. As they work through important discussions in the areas of business, estate, retirement and succession planning, women will find many opportunities for questions, sharing, and connecting with the presenters and other participants.
10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Annie's Project offers farm women an opportunity to build their farm business management skills with an emphasis on managing risk and networking. This four session course will be offered at the Cornell Cooperative Extension offices in Genesee and Ontario Counties as part of a statewide offering.
Latest Dairy Market WatchAn educational newsletter to keep producers informed of changing market factors affecting the dairy industry. How to Read Dairy Market Watch. Dairy Market Watch - January 2016
2016 Cornell Field Crop Guidelines Available in Mid-DecemberThe 2016 edition of the Cornell Integrated Field Crop Management Guidelines will be available in mid-December. For the 2016 there will be three different product options for the Cornell Guidelines. Users can obtain a print copy, online-only access or a package that combines print and online access. The print edition of the 2016 Field Crops Guide is $26 plus shipping. Online-only access is $26. A combination of print and online access costs $36.50 plus shipping costs for the printed book.
Cornell Guidelines can be obtained through your local Cornell Cooperative Extension office or from the Cornell Store at Cornell University. To order from the Cornell Store, call (800) 624-4080 or order online at: Cornell Store