Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops Enrollment

Program Areas

  • Dairy Management
  • Farm Business Management
  • Field Crops
  • Livestock & Small Farms

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  • Direct Mailings
  • Educational Meetings & Conferences
  • In-Field Educational Opportunities
  • On-Farm Research Trials

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Event Details

Date

June 30, 2017

Time

8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location

Alfred State College
Central Dining Hall, 10 Upper College Drive
Alfred, NY 14802

Cost

$15.00 Includes a hot lunch


Host

Alfred State College
Phil Schroeder
607-587-3983

Pre-Registration Deadline: June 23, 2017

Grazing Strategies for Farm Profitability

June 30, 2017


Topics to be discussed:


Adaptive Grazing Management & Using Multi-species Covers as part of a Grazing System - Russ Wilson

Using Annual Forage Species to Improve Grazing Systems - Dave Hartman, Penn State Extension

Seeing is Believing When it Comes to Soil Health - Fay Benson, CCE

Adding Annuals to Your Pastures for the Livestock Above Ground & Below - Jonathan Barter, SWCD






Grazing Conference Brochure (PDF; 443KB)


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Upcoming Events

Grazing Strategies for Farm Profitability

June 30, 2017
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Alfred, NY

Show Me the Money: Grazing Strategies for Farm Profitability.
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Soil Health Workshop with Cover Crop Interseeder & Herbicide Demonstration

Event Offers DEC Credits

August 22, 2017
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Albion, NY

Speakers: Wendy Taheri - a nationally recognized expert in Mycorrhizal Fungi and John Wallace - soon to be a Cornell professor with extensive experince in Drilled Interseeding of corn.

In the afternoon we will have a field demonstration of a test plot with 8 drilled interseedings of cover crops in field corn combined with a test of 4 different pre-emerge herbicides, in addition to Wendy Taheri demonstrating soil health features from a soil pit. 
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CCE Adirondack Railroad Excursion (Extension Employees & Family ONLY)

August 26, 2017
9:30 am - 7:00 pm
Utica, NY

Back by popular demand the Adirondack Summer Excursion will roll again on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad, The New York State Association of County Agricultural Agents (NYSACAA) is once again hosting this summer adventure. This event is open to all county, regional and campus CCE employees and their families. You do not have to be a member of NYSACAA to attend.

Last year's trip reviews were very positive. Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy a day full of great scenery, comradery and networking with other CCE folks from around the state. 

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