Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops Enrollment

Program Areas

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

Enrollment Benefits

  • Telephone / Email Consultations
  • Ag Focus Newsletter
  • Direct Mailings
  • Educational Meetings & Conferences
  • In-Field Educational Opportunities
  • On-Farm Research Trials

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Event Details

Date

January 24, 2018

Time

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location

Quality Inn & Suites
8250 Park Road
Batavia, NY 14020

Cost

$40.00 enrolled with the NWNY Team
(additional attendee $30.00 ea.)

$50.00 non-enrolled with the NWNY Team
(additional attendee $40.00 ea.)

Host

Lisa Aures
585-786-2251 x123


Succession & Estate Planning Kickoff Seminar

January 24, 2018

Succession & Estate Planning Kickoff Seminar
You will learn:
  • Why planning is critical to succeeding when a new generation joins the management team or take control of the farm business
  • About the legal issue surrounding asset preservation in estate and transfer planning
  • Communication tactics to use for building strong working relationships across the generations
  • Meet people who can help you develop an estate and/or succession plan that fits your farm

Topics:
  • Preserving Farm Assets for Future Generations
  • Legal Issues to Address in Estate and Farm Business Succession Planning
  • Communicating to Build and Strengthen Working Relationships

Speakers:
  • Timothy Moag - Freed, Maxick & Battaglia, CPAs PC
  • Steven Walker - Scolaro, Fetter, Grizanti, McGough & King, PC, Attorneys & Counselors at Law
  • Erica Leubner, MSW - NY FarmNet Farm Family Consultant



Succession & Estate Planning Flyer (PDF; 1095KB)


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Upcoming Events

Beef Quality Assurance Training

May 5, 2018
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Gainesville, NY

The goal of this national program is to maximize consumer confidence and acceptance of beef by focusing the producer's attention to daily production practices that influence the safety, wholesomeness, and quality of beef and beef products. 
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Pasture & Farm Walk

May 17, 2018
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Stafford, NY

Join us as we walk the pastures and discuss Garry's goals and suggest improvements. We will relocate to his home farm in LeRoy for further discussion and refreshments.
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Beef Quality Assurance Training

June 2, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lyons, NY

The goal of this national program is to maximize consumer confidence and acceptance of beef by focusing the producer's attention to daily production practices that influence the safety, wholesomeness, and quality of beef and beef products.
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Announcements

Latest Dairy Market Watch

An educational newsletter to keep producers informed of changing market factors affecting the dairy industry. How to Read Dairy Market Watch. Dairy Market Watch -  March 2018

NWNY Dairy Management Specialist Position

For those of you in the dairy community that have not heard yet, Dr. Jerry Bertoldo, our dairy specialist, has decided to call it a career and retire this September. Jerry has been a fixture in the dairy industry in WNY since graduating from the Cornell Vet School in 1977 . He will be writing a more detailed celebration of his career in the June "Dairy Month" issue of AgFocus.

The NWNY Dairy Management Specialist position has been posted; the posting will expire on Monday, April 30th or until the position is filled.

The links to the posting are:

• Cornell Careers: http://tiny.cc/Dairy_WDR_00014141
• Academic Jobs Online (AJO): https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10981

The applicants should submit their application materials via AJO (Academic Jobs Online). Please share this posting with your networks and potentially interested and qualified applicants.

Summary Statement of Purpose and Responsibilities
The Dairy Management Specialist will provide commercial dairy producers, consultants and industry representatives with the knowledge and educational resources necessary to assess production and management practices that will enhance their profitability and sustain the growth of the dairy industry in Northwest New York. The Regional Dairy Specialist will lead and facilitate the extension of research findings from Cornell University, other land grant universities and agribusinesses, and work with local stakeholders to test alternative dairy management practices at the farm level. Collaborate in development and delivery of educational programs with other CCE educators, PRO Dairy statewide team, and Cornell faculty.


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