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Winter Green-Up 2017

January 28, 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.

To register online: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/WGU2017_201. To register and pay for Winter Green-Up by credit card, please contact Tove Ford, (518)765-3518.

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 tff24@cornell.edu, Tom Gallagher at tjg3@cornell.edu, Hank Bignell at hdb48@cornell.edu or Morgan Hartman at morgan@blackqueenangus.com for more information.

Looking forward to seeing you at Winter Green-Up 2017!

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January 28, 2017


The Century House
997 New Loudon Rd
Latham, NY 12110 United States
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