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Winter Green-Up 2017
When: January 28, 2017
Where: The Century House, 997 New Loudon Rd, Latham, New York 12110
Speakers for Winter Green-Up 2017 will include:
Doug Carmichael, Director at Lake City Research Station, Lake City, Michigan, will discuss how the Research Station finishes grass-fed beef cattle in 18 months through grazing and winter feed enhancement. His afternoon talk will include what constitutes good feed.
Dr. Rachel Gilker, Editor of On Pasture electronic newsletter, will talk about dealing with compaction in your pastures and maximizing your soil health.
Phyllis VanAmburgh of Dharma Lea Farm, a diversified certified organic farm in Sharon Springs NY, will discuss how she uses holistic resource management to manage their pasture based dairy and beef operation.
Blaine Hizfield of Seven Sons Farm, Roanoke, Indiana will talk about his farm’s marketing program, including internet marketing. During his afternoon session, Blaine will talk about team building on the farm.
The cost per person for Winter Green-Up 2017 is $75.00, which includes all events and lunch.
Rooms are being held for Friday and Saturday at The Century House for $114 per night. Call The Century House at (518) 785-0931 to reserve. Please mention the Winter Green-Up conference to receive this special rate. If you should have any questions, please feel free to contact Tove Ford at Cornell Cooperative Extension, (518)765-3518 or firstname.lastname@example.org, Tom Gallagher at email@example.com, Hank Bignell at firstname.lastname@example.org or Morgan Hartman at email@example.com for more information.
Looking forward to seeing you at Winter Green-Up 2017!
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