NOFA-NY Field Day – Pasturing Alternative Forages
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 10:00am to 3:00pm
Cobblestone Valley Farm 2023 Preble Road, Preble, NY 13141
NOFA-NY and Organic Valley CROPP Cooperative are excited to explore the use of alternative forages on Cobblestone Valley Farm with Paul and Maureen Knapp. Join us for a day focused on pasture management and tour the farm while learning from expert farmers Paul and Maureen Knapp. The Knapps will discuss their pasture management including what alternative forages they have found success with on their farm. Tim Darbishire, Grazing Consultant, will talk on forage options, seeding, maintaining a stand and rotations. Tour the farm and learn how to incorporate alternative forages into your pasture plan.
Cobblestone Valley is a diversified organic farm certified by NOFA-NY Certified Organic, LLC, located in the heart of New York State right off Interstate 81. The backbone of the farm is dairy, with all other enterprises connected to and synergistic with milk production.
To pre-register and pay, visit http://www.cvent.com/d/9rq3jh or call Stephanie at 585-271-1979 ext. 509. Pre-registration is encouraged and closes at 4pm on 8/17/15.
$15/person, $25 for two or more people/farm, Organic Valley members are free