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Grazing Dairy Discussion Group
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Grazing Dairy Discussion Group

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

The discussion group is a great place to share ideas that worked and thingsyou have tried. We can talk about feeding grain, or no grain, forage quality,choosing genetics, soil health, calf health and whatever is on your minds. We might be able to meet at other farms in the future as well. Th...

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December Baking Series: Sweet and Savory
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December Baking Series: Sweet and Savory

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Participants can attend one or multiple classes. This four-part baking series in brought to you in collaboration between Cornell Cooperative Extension and the talented bakers at Big Spoon Kitchen in Potsdam. Each class will be taught by a different Big Spoon instructor. Samples, hands-on opportun...

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Farm Business Management Office Hours
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Farm Business Management Office Hours

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The Farm Business Management Specialist will be hosting regular "Office Hours" in each county!  This gives farmers a chance to bring their questions on any of the following topics:AccountingFinancial StatementsBudgetingBusiness PlansMarketingEmployee HiringEmployee HandbooksHuman ResourcesDi...

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Maple Expo
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Maple Expo

Saturday, January 12, 2019

The 2019 Maple Expo will be held January 12 at the Gouverneur High School. No pre-registration, registration begins at 8:00am.A day filled with vendors and classes related to maple production.Lunch will be provided.Topics Include:Maple ConfectionsTubing Layout & DesignMaple Syrup FlavorsMapl...

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Academy for Dairy Executives
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Academy for Dairy Executives

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

This educational program is designed to provide progressive young dairy executives and agri-service personnel the opportunity to increase their knowledge and understanding of the fast changing farming industry and provide the leadership & management skills necessary to run a successful farm. Atte...

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Exploring Digester Technology
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Exploring Digester Technology

Thursday, February 7, 2019

Workshops Exploring Anaerobic Digester Technology on Small Farms.Targeting Small Scale Dairy (200 head), Livestock & Horticulture Producers, and Anyone Interested in Alternative Energy Production.BROCHURE HEREThree session dates to choose from: December 5, 2018 - 10 am - 2 pm February 7, 20...

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Lewis County 4-H Teen Winter Weekend
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Lewis County 4-H Teen Winter Weekend

Friday, February 15, 2019

Open to NYS 4-H'ers ages 13 to 19 (as of January 1).Theme:  Fiesta In FebruaryProgramming for 2019 includes: Winter GamesSnowshoeing Team BuildingCross Country SkiingIce BreakersIndoor Hands on WorkshopsLewis County Teen Ambassadors are working on the planning of the program and workshops.T...

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Exploring Digester Technology
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Exploring Digester Technology

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Workshops Exploring Anaerobic Digester Technology on Small Farms.Targeting Small Scale Dairy (200 head), Livestock & Horticulture Producers, and Anyone Interested in Alternative Energy Production.BROCHURE HEREThree session dates to choose from: December 5, 2018 - 10 am - 2 pm February 7, 20...

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4-H Leader Meeting
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4-H Leader Meeting

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Save the Date! More information coming soon.

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Academy for Dairy Executives
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Academy for Dairy Executives

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

This educational program is designed to provide progressive young dairy executives and agri-service personnel the opportunity to increase their knowledge and understanding of the fast changing farming industry and provide the leadership & management skills necessary to run a successful farm. Atte...

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