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2017 North Country Grazing Schools

March 4 @ 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.

 

Topics at all 3 Locations:

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

 

Details

Date:
March 4
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Scottie’s Diner
Route 11
Brushton, 12916 United States
Phone:
315-788-8450
Website:
nnyrap.cce.cornell.edu

Organizer

Cornell Cooperative Extension
Phone:
315-736-3396 x 132
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