December 4 - December 5, 2013
RIT Inn & Conference Center
5257 West Henrietta Road
Henrietta, NY 14467
HostNorthwest New York Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops
(585) 343-3040 x138
email Cathy Wallace
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Calf Congress 2013 - "Growing the Next Generation"December 4 - December 5, 2013
A variety of calf management topics will be presented of interest to dairy producers and agriservice personnel alike. The focus will be on the young dairy replacement heifer. The format includes a pre-conference evening reception and dinner with presentations and a panel discussion followed by a full day of speakers concluding with a moderated panel discussion.
Calf Congress Mail-In Form (PDF; 443KB)
Edge of Field, Not To Be Overlooked - But To Be Understood
June 28, 2016Informational meeting to learn about funding opportunities, denitrifying bioreactors, and edge of field monitoring equipment.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m,
Mount Morris, NY
Soil Health & Cover Crop Workshop
June 30, 2016"Soil health basics and why to start cover cropping"
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Event sponsored by: Western New York Soil Health Alliance
A Farmer - to Farmer Network
Management of Internal Parasites in Sheep & Goats Workshop
July 16, 2016Internal parasites are the number one health problem affecting sheep and goats in the Northeast U.S. Because worms have become resistant to many of the anthelmintics (dewormers) producers use, a more integrated approach to internal parasite control is necessary.
10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
This workshop is designed to help producers develop integrated parasite management (IPM) programs for their farms and flocks. It will also help familiarize you with IPM techniques. The primary instructor is Dr tatiana Stanton, Cornell Small Ruminant Extension Specialist.
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 - May 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