Livestock

LivestockBeef cattle, sheep and goats are well suited to North Country farms and families due to the abundance of grass for hay and pasture, a cool weather growing season and ease of access to quality water. Livestock numbers have increased over 14% in the past 10 years suggesting they are occupying some of those farms that aren't as suitable to the intensive cropping required by modern dairies. Northern New York Livestock producers work together along with Cornell Cooperative Extension to improve their management and market their products locally and statewide.

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Most Recent Livestock Content

Residential Agricultural Discount Application

Lindsay Ferlito, Dairy Management
North Country Regional Ag Team

Last Modified: April 2, 2018

Cowlicks: An Indicator of Attitude

Last Modified: March 7, 2018

Have you thought about how trucking affects the value of your animals?

Ron Kuck, Livestock Specialist
North Country Regional Ag Team

Last Modified: March 7, 2018





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NNY Ear to Ground, June 20, 2018

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Safety Videos For New Dairy Workers

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MPP-Dairy 2.0 Webinar

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Need some advice during this farm crisis....

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and Fireside Chat
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Dairy Markets and Policy

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