Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops Enrollment

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Event Details

Date

August 15, 2018

Time

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

Flint and Steel Farm
250 Bassett Road
Naples, NY 14512

Cost

$10.00 per person


$15.00 a couple


Host

CCE - Yates County

315-536-5123
https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/pasturedpork_257

Pre-Registration Deadline: August 13, 2018

Pastured Pork Workshop

August 15, 2018

Pastured Pork Workshop
  • Angela Ingraham, farmer/owner of Flint and Steel Farm and President of the American Guinea Hog Association, will be hosting a program featuring Michelle Fioco of Smith Road Farm.

  • Michelle will provide the participants with an overview of the ins and outs of small-scale pastured pork production.
  • Angela will have fencing displayed and will provide information on American Guinea Hogs.
  • Nancy Glazier, Cornell Cooperative Extension Northwest New York Dairy Livestock and Field Crops Team Small Farms Specialist will be available to answer questions on pasture health, maintenance and forage selection.
Light refreshments provided. Please wear clothes and shoes appropriate for a walk around a working farm.




Pastured Pork Workshop Flyer (PDF; 1115KB)


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2018 CCE Adirondack Summer Excursion

July 21, 2018
9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Utica, NY

The New York State Association of Agricultural County Agents (NYSACAA) is dedicated to providing members of Cornell Cooperative Extension community with continuing education, a voice on campus and ways to keep connected with each other. Regional, statewide and national meetings bring members together for professional improvement and social interaction. 

The board of directors has once again endorsed a summer social event to bring extension folks from across the state together this summer on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
(http://www.adirondackrr.com/adkrr/). You do not have to be a NYSACAA member to join us! This excursion is open to all county, regional and campus employees and their families. It is unfortunate that there are county fairs in progress on that day, however this was the best choice for railroad operation purposes. 

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Pastured Pork Workshop

August 15, 2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Naples, NY

Come and hear how heritage pigs are raised on pasture. 
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August 28, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Stafford, NY

The Western New York Soil Health Alliance will be holding a Soil Health Workshop focusing on No-Till practices and benefits. They will be digging underground to look at a section of field that has NEVER had any tillage and compare it to the adjacent area with a history of tillage practices. In addition, there will be information on the problem of slugs and voles in the higher residue farming practices.
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