April 13, 2017
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Cabin in the Arcade Village Park
100 Grove St
Arcade, NY 14009
$15.00 per person
(additional attendee $15.00 ea.)
HostHarvest New York
email Tim Terry
Manure Handling and Storage Workshop - CANCELEDApril 13, 2017
THIS EVENT WAS CANCELED DUE TO LOW REGISTRATION NUMBERS. WE WILL LOOK AT RE-SCHEDULING THE WORKSHOP AT A LATER DATE.
Local farms and agency representatives with manure handling questions and concerns are invited to join Harvest New York for this in-depth workshop on manure handling and storage.
- Review of local manure concerns
- Storage issues -- manure covers, satellite storages, labor
- CAFO questions
- Q&A on environmental issues -- winter spreading, tile discharges, solid separation, bedding, odor, liners, manure transfer
- NYS Ag & Markets Non-Point Source grants program
- NRCS EQIP program opportunities
COST: $15 per person includes lunch if pre-registered by April 10.
For more information and to pre-register, contact Tim Terry.
Artisan Cheeses of Western New York
May 17, 2017Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County and Harvest New York present Artisan Cheeses of Western New York. Western New York is producing some of the most interesting and most thoughtfully created artisan cheeses in the state. Cornell Cooperative Extension Dairy Processing Specialist (and Harvest NY team member) Carl Moody will give an overview of the cheese-making process and share what artisan cheesemakers are doing in the region as well as samples of some of their best work.
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
East Aurora, NY
Cured Meats Workshop
May 31 - June 1, 2017The Cured Meats Workshop is tailored to small-scale meat processors and restaurant owners interested in creating a value-added meat product for their customers.
Alternative Markets for Malting BarleyWhat will you do if the malting barley you've grown does not meet the specs of your maltster? Plan ahead for an alternative market for rejected barley. This can help minimize economic losses if the crop is rejected based on grain quality
Harvest NY, together with CCE Erie County, has put together an informative flyer about Malting Barley Alternative Markets. The publication covers market opportunities for rejected barley and potential buyers. Read more...