Dairy Cattle Handling and Safety Program For Youth
August 1, 2022
9967 High Falls Rd
Free Registration : Free
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.
Opportunities and Considerations for Co-digestion of Manure and Food Waste
March 29, 2023
North Lawrence, NY
Dairy farmers in the Northern New York region are welcome to attend this event free of charge to learn about the economic feasibility of anaerobic digestion of dairy manure with food waste (co-digestion).
Maximizing Fertilizer Efficiency with Peak Fertilizer Prices: A Weekly Webinar Series 2023
February 23, 2023
March 2, 2023
March 9, 2023
March 16, 2023
March 23, 2023
March 30, 2023
As we begin 2023, we are not expecting fertilizer and nutrient shortages to disrupt crop planning as they did last year, but fertilizer prices continue to be very high. This series of webinars is designed to help farms and producers to accurately assess fertilizer needs and to manage for optimal nutrient efficiency to minimize fertilizer purchases.
Dairy Shop Meeting: Calf Care Protocols & Colostrum ManagementDr. Melanie Parker-Geurtsen will be joining us for a
discussion on calf care and colostrum management. Please
feel free to attend yourself and/or ask your calf feeder to
attend. Light refreshments will be provided. Please let
Abbey Jantzi know via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or phone
Grimshaw Farm: 9922 County Route 152,