- Farm Briefs
Farm briefs: April 20, 2014
Researchers unveil data in corn silage hybrid study; Farming in the Basin meetings to be held; Farm Service Agency offers disaster assistance programs; Program receives $600,000 in state funding for research; Funding to prevent invasives on farmland offered; Governor announces reforms following summit.
Farm briefs: April 6, 2014
Peru dairy owner named to ag development post; Grape Growers Association to hold pruning workshop; Noted local restaurant proud of link to farms; Soybean research supports growth of ag industry; Sheep and Goat Week programs being held.
Farm briefs: March 30, 2014
Chickens for Beginners workshop being offered; Program posts latest maple research paper; Funds for crop research, safety, promotion announced.
Farm Briefs: March 23, 2014
Spring Sheep, Goat Week features activities; Agricultural Development Program announces projects; Gillibrand works to keep USDA offices open.
Farm briefs: March 16, 2014
Northern New York corn-grain yield data released; EquiDay to be held at Miner Institute; Poultry Day to be held in Jay; Adirondack Meat Company to offer tour; Beekeeping group to meet, plan workshop.
Farm briefs: March 9, 2014
Extension to present Spring Beef Week; Funding for farmers-market program announced; Environmental program tribal set-aside funds offered; Conservation District offers annual seedling sale; Cooperative Extension offers Farm Safety Workshop.
Farm briefs: March 2, 2014
Strawberry growers have new hope against weevils; Pre-season farmers market training offered; Effort to boost apple exports becomes law; USDA releases look at agriculture census; Gillibrand urges help for stressed bee population.
Farm briefs: Feb. 23, 2014
Seminar on raising chickens for beginners offered; Corn and soybean IPM workshops scheduled; Seminar on Affordable Care Act offered.
Farm briefs: Feb. 2, 2014
Ticonderoga slaughterhouse open for business; State now third-largest dairy producer; American Farmland Trust adds staff members; Program funding dairy-cow corn substitute analysis.
Farm briefs: Jan. 26, 2014
Climate impact on agenda for Crop Congress; Poultry Panel to discuss opportunities for farmers; Maple weekend celebration coming up in March.
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- Farm briefs: April 20, 2014