January 26, 2019, Eleventh Annual Winter Green-Up Grazing Conference
The Century House, 997 New Loudon Road, Latham, NY 12110
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fee: $75.00 per person
To register online: https://tinyurl.com/WGUregistration
To register by phone/email: (518)firstname.lastname@example.org.
Printable brochure with mail-in registration form: https://tinyurl.com/WGU2019reg-form
Come join us at our eleventh Winter Green-Up, the Capital District’s original grazing conference! Hear talks from grazing experts, get to know other farmers and enjoy the traditional Winter Green-Up buffet luncheon, featuring grass-fed locally grown meats and other local products.
Winter Green-Up Speakers
Winter Green-Up Grazing Conference 2019
8:00 – 9:00: Registration, vendor booths open
9:00 – 9:45: Greg Brann, Resource Regeneration Services
Multi-Species Grazing and Stocking Rate
9:45 – 10:15: Jason Detzel, Livestock Educator CCE Ulster County
Can Stocker Operations Be Profitable in the Northeast?
10:15 – 10:45: Break and vendor presentations
10:45 – 12:00: Marc Cesario, Meeting Place Pastures, Cornwall, VT
Harvesting Sunlight and Getting It Into the Market Place
12:00 – 1:30: Locally sourced lunch and visit with vendors and other producers
1:30 – 2:30: Ridge Shinn, CEO Big Picture Beef
Creating Market Opportunity by Producing Quality Grass-Finished Beef at Scale
2:30 – 2:45: Stretch break and recognition of David Huse Scholarship winners.
2:45 – 3:30: Greg Brann, Resource Regeneration Services
Water System and Fence Layout and the Value of Hay vs. Putting Up Fences
3:30 – 4:15: Audience participation and interaction with speakers