Workshop for livestock farmers will help address the basics of making hay
Stored forages is the mainstay of livestock feed. Cornell Cooperative Extension NWNY Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops Team is holding a workshop for livestock farmers to help address the basics of making hay Saturday, February 29 from 9:30 am – 12 pm.
The workshop will be at the CCE Niagara 4-H Training Center, 4487 Lake Avenue, Lockport. Leading the discussion will be Jodi Putman, Field Crops Specialist and Nancy Glazier, Small Farms & Livestock Specialist with the NWNY Team. Topics will be soil fertility and testing, seeding, weed management, harvest and storage, and more.
Cost of the workshop is $10 per person, $15 per farm or family payable at the workshop. Morning refreshments will be provided. Pre-registration is required by February 26. Contact Nancy Glazier at 585.315.7746 or [email protected]. Please relay any special needs when registering.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock and Field Crops Team serves dairy, livestock, and field crop farm businesses and supporting industries in nine northwest New York counties: Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne & Wyoming.