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2017 North Country Grazing Schools

March 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

2017 North Country Grazing Schools are back!

March 3, 4 and 9, 2017

An educational program to improve grazing practices
for all pasture-based livestock farms including dairy
-both conventional and organic.

From the “North Country Regional Ag Team, a collaboration of Cornell
and the Extension Associations of the North Country”

Guest speaker: Dr. Sid Bosworth, Extension Professor;
Weed Ecology and Pasture Management U. of Vermont.
Pasture Weed Management after a Drought

Considering Cover Crops, Winter Cereal Grains, and Late Season Oats.

Adding Yield and Quality to Your Pasture Based System

Special Topics only offered at certain locations:

Teaching Your Herding Dogs (Burrville Only)
Karen Soule, CCE Jefferson, Aussie Owner

Developing Your Water System Supply and Delivery (Brushton Only)
Robert Zufall, Zufall Farms, Lisbon, Grazier and Dairyman.

3 Locations to serve you better!
March 3 -Farm Credit East, Route 12 Watertown (Burrville) 10am-3pm
March 4 –Scottie’s Diner Route 11, Brushton 10am-3pm
March 9 – CCE Essex County 3 Sisco Street Westport 6pm-10pm
Cost $30.00 per person, $15.00 for additional from the same farm
(Lunch/dinner included) Pay at the door.

Register at least 2 days before program date with Tatum Langworthy tlm92@cornell.edu 315-788-8450 or your local Extension office.

Ron Kuck (Jefferson/Lewis) 315-788-8450 rak76@cornell.edu
Betsy Hodge (St. Lawrence) 315-379-9192 bmf9@cornel.edu
Diane Dumont (Franklin) 518-483-7403 drd9@cornell.edu
Linda Gillilland (Essex) 518-962-4810 llg46@cornell.edu


March 3, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Farm Credit East
Route 12
Watertown (Burrville), 13601 United States


Cornell Cooperative Extension
315-736-3396 x 132
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