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“Virtual Feed Dealer Seminars”, December 9, 2020, there will be a Morning Session
8-10:30am and an Evening Session 6:30-9:00pm. Please click here to register.
Lindsay is on maternity leave now through to the New Year -
please reach out to Casey for all dairy related topics
Working on multiple research projects (calf diarrhea and cow comfort) and DAP calf discussion group (farm visits for calf weights and blood samples, forage variability feed project feed out sampling has started
Working on a few podcast and webinar series with Statewide Dairy Group (stay tuned for Troubleshooting Herd Health Podcast! This will be released at the start of December!)
Running the Digital Dairy Prospects Program - last session is tonight
Working with producers and local CCE staff on the Workforce Protection Grant
details are finalized for our "Critical Calf Care: Decision Making for Urgent Calf Health" program. Click here to register
Farm Business Management:
-REMINDER: NY Farm Bureau (I confirmed this with the President) is offering ALL OF ITS COVID-19 related information to ALL FARMERS on their website. They want everyone to be aware and involved. Feel free to direct farmers there - they can all access it here is the link:https://www.nyfb.org/news/covid-19-news
Register here for the 2 session FREE program for Farm Women on stress management inspired by Annie's Project (Dec 9 & Dec 15)
Cornell Ag Workforce Development Council is offering the Labor Roadshow series, Nov 18, 19, 20, 23, 24. Register here.
Questions about NY sick leave requirements? Click here to learn more.
USDA FSA Updates:
Enrollment begins for agriculture risk coverage and price loss coverage programs for 2021. Click herefor more info.
Sign up for Dairy Margin Coverage (DMC) opened Oct 13, and runs until Dec 11, 2020. Click here to use the decision tool and determine the best coverage level for your farm