Event topics include:
7:00 - Livestock Ownership: Risk and Responsibility - Lynn Bliven, Ag Issue Leader CCE Allegany County
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Travel to the farm
8:00 - Tour of College Farm - Virginia Chamberlain, Farm Manager.
8:45 - Where do you stand in the pecking order? Where should you rank? - Lynn Bliven
10:00 – Basic Health and First Aid – Do you need the vet? What to do until they arrive. - Kathy Bliss, Veterinary Technician and Farmer
11:30 – NYS Programs for Livestock Owners. Overview of NYSCHAP and NYSSGHAP. - Shannon Carpenter, DVM
1:00 - Looking at manure what can it tell you about flock or herd health? - Kathy Bliss & Lynn Bliven
3:30 - Grazing behavior, how do you manage it? - Lynn Bliven
4:30 - Co-mingling livestock, what's in everyone's best interest? - Group Discussion
Dinner 6:00-7:00 PM 7-8:00 PM Regulations for sale of livestock and livestock products. - Lynn Bliven
Alfred State College
10 Upper College Dr.
Alred, New York 14802