MORRISVILLE, N.Y. — The Central New York Dairy, Livestock and Field Crops (CNYDLFC) Team of Cornell Cooperative Extension will be offering two Dairy Alternatives meetings. The first will be Wednesday, January 16 at The Copper Turret in Morrisville and the second on Thursday, January 17 at the Winner’s Circle Restaurant in Fonda. Both will be held from 11 am – 2:30 pm. Cost is $20 per person (includes lunch) and registration is required by January 14. Register online at https://cnydfc.cce.cornell.edu/ or by mailing a check to CCE Herkimer County, 5657 State Route 5, Herkimer, NY 13350.
Are you thinking of raising dairy replacements or beef cattle? Dave Balbian, CNYDLFC Dairy Management Specialist, Ashley McFarland, CNYDLFC Livestock Specialist and Nicole Tommell, CNYDLFC Farm Business Management Specialist will be discussing best management practices, transitioning to beef cattle and what the economics look like. Please call (315) 866-7920 if you have any questions.
–Cornell Cooperative Extension
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