Dairy Cattle Handling and Safety Program For Youth
August 1, 2022
9967 High Falls Rd
HostNorth Country Regional Ag Team
email Lindsay Ferlito
This program is applicable to any local youth that currently work with (or aspire to work with) dairy cattle. This on-farm program will focus on cattle behavior, flight zone, good handling practices, risks and hazards when handling cattle, and it will include a hands-on portion. Ages 12 and up.
Christina Day, Agriculture Safety Educator, New York Center for Agricultural Medicine and Health
Lindsay Ferlito, Dairy Specialist, CCE North Country Regional Ag Team
Casey Havekes, Dairy Specialist, CCE North Country Regional Ag Team
Snacks and drinks will be provided.
This program is FREE thanks to the generous sponsorship of Lowville Producers Dairy Cooperative.
Basic Dairy Vet Skills Training
August 12, 2022
This program is applicable to dairy producers that would like to learn and improve basic dairy veterinary skills. This training program is not intended to replace routine veterinary care, but rather help producers learn basic skills in various areas related to dairy cattle health and care. This training will be as hands-on as possible, while maintaining animal and participant safety as a top priority.
Dairy Reproduction and A.I. Training Course
September 8 - September 9, 2022
Plattsburgh , NY
Attend this 2-day training course to become trained in dairy reproduction and artificial breeding techniques. There will be classroom sessions in the morning, followed by hands-on practice on farm in the afternoon. After this class you will be trained to artificially inseminate dairy cattle.