Silvopasture Day Course - Berlin, NY

Event Details

Silvopasture Day Course - Berlin, NY

Time: August 24, 2012 from 9am to 4pm
Location: Black Queen Angus Farm
Street: 630 Green Hollow Road
City/Town: Berlin, NY
Phone: (518) 765-7923
Event Type: field, day
Organized By: Hudson Mohawk RC&D Council, Cornell Cooperative Extension and the Capital Region Soil and Water Conservation Districts
Latest Activity: Aug 7, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

Join us for this one day course to develop the skills and knowledge that will help you to evaluate, plan and implement silvopasture projects in the context of your own farm or land that you manage for others.  Sessions will cover basic principles, but also focus on practical applications of the knowledge so that you can be more confident and efficient as you make management decisions.  Instructors are experienced forestry extension educators and technical specialists from Cornell University Cooperative Extension and Paul Smiths College.   

The course will be taught rain or shine in silvopasture settings, so please dress for the weather.  Graziers, foresters, agency personnel are especially encouraged to attend.  5.0 Category 1 CEU credits pending for Certified Foresters tm    Participants are encouraged to watch the archived webinar on silvopasturing at www.forestconnect.info prior to the course.  Please see attached course brochure for course agenda and registration information. 

Silvopasture%20Day%20Course%20-%20Berlin.pdf

Comment Wall

Forum

Starting a silvopasture in the woods

Started by Joe Repetur. Last reply by Joe Repetur Jun 5. 2 Replies

We have about 20+ acres of woods we can use as a silvopasture, but we're not sure how to start it. The woods are a mess, and we're not sure if we should "clear cut" and start over, or?? We have a lot…Continue

protecting young trees during fly season

Started by Brett Chedzoy. Last reply by Brett Chedzoy Jun 2. 2 Replies

As we get ready to move our 5 bulls from the "bull pen" pastures this weekend off to their respective breeding groups and other parts of the farm, I'm reminded that we're currently at the height of…Continue

Help: Oak acorn fungus/blight?

Started by Joanne Vaughn. Last reply by Joanne Vaughn May 23. 3 Replies

We have an oak tree with numerous acorns. All acorns are blighted like…Continue

Tags: acorns, blight, fungus, oak

Feed values for fodder trees

Started by jackie milne. Last reply by jackie milne May 5. 4 Replies

Hello everyone!We live in northern Canada, we have Aspen, birch, popular, willows and various wild roses and berry shrubs as well as white and black spruce mainly some pine. What I have been trying…Continue

Members

© 2020   Created by Peter Smallidge.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service