The Eighth Annual Winter Green-Up Grass-Fed Grazing Conference
Mineralization of the soil, a chef’s view of buying local meat products, stress-free handling of animals, genetics of the grazing animal, finishing an animal on grass …
Friday, February 12, 2016, 8:30AM to 9:00PM
Saturday February 13, 2016, 9:00AM to 5:00PM
The Century House · Rte 9 (Exit 7 off the Northway) · Latham, NY 12210
Cornell Cooperative Extension and Black Queen Angus are proud to present the 8th Annual Winter Green-Up Grazing Conference.
We are really excited about our lineup of speakers this year, including our keynote speakers, Neil Dennis, a Saskatchewan farmer who has spoken at many conferences on various topics related to grazing and holistic management and Chip Hines, speaker and author of Time to Change, How Did We Get It So Wrong, and A Slantwise Guide To Prosperity.
Some reflective comments from participants at previous Green Up Conferences…
“Gave me renewed impetus to pursue a farming career.”
“This conference has a family feel to it. Wonderful!”
“This conference has been enlightening and a source of inspiration—great things for an aspiring farmer.”
“The networking opportunities were great. The people attending were all accessible, helpful and friendly.”
“Keep doing what you’re doing!”
“Best event of the year!! Keep up the great work!”
Rooms are being held for Thursday – Saturday night at The Century House for $ 114.00 per night. Call 518-785-0931 to reserve.
Please mention the conference for this special rate.