Crops

CropsThe Field Crops Program provides research-based field crop production recommendations and resources. Assistance is accessible through educational programs, fact sheets, bulletins, articles, websites and individual contacts through on-farm visits to meet the needs of the producers. The field crop program is also very active with on farm agronomic research and demonstration projects. The goal is to improve crop production efficiency through increased yields, improved quality, decreased input costs, protected yields and new technologies.

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Most Recent Crops Content

Conventional Corn Weed Control

Mike Hunter, Field Crops Specialist
North Country Regional Ag Team

Last Modified: April 26, 2017

Conventional Soybean Control Revisted

Mike Hunter, Field Crops Specialist
North Country Regional Ag Team

Last Modified: April 26, 2017

Managing Western Bean Cutworm with Bt's - A Reality Check

Last Modified: January 23, 2017

The Western Bean Cutworm (WBC) is an emerging pest in New York that has the potential to cause economic losses in field corn, sweet corn and dry beans.





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Upcoming Events

Open Farm Day

June 10, 2017

Adams Center, NY

Windsong Dairy

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School of Logging

July 10 - August 5, 2017

Prepare yourself to work successfully in mechanized timber harvesting operations! Learn
to safely operate common logging equipment and conduct an authentic timber harvesting operation,
tour regional logging operations and sawmills, and interact with professionals from all aspects
of the forest products supply chain.
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Announcements

Harvest NY Upcoming Programs/Workshops

Cured Meats Workshop
May 31-June 1, 2017
Cornell University

The course is ideally suited for:
  • Small-scale Meat Processors
  • Restaurant Owners
  • Producers Wanting Detailed Information

To Register Click Here....


Employment Opportunity

Assistant Farm Manager

Come grow with Indian Ladder Farms, a century-old, family-run farm in Capital District Region of New York State. Farm features 60 acres of apples (including 20% new plantings) small fruits, large retail farm market, cider mill and associated on-site farm brewery and cidery. Sales take place primarily on-farm with some direct-store retail. Job includes participation in administration of orchard IPM program, pick your own operation, direct-store sales management and general farm work. Salary and benefits commensurate with skill level and include possible housing option. Detailed job description is available at: www.indianladderfarms.com/employment-opportunities/.
E mail your cover letter and resume to peterteneyck@indianladderfarms.com.


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