About Program

The Agriculture:
Agriculture is an important industry in Chenango, Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Otsego, Saratoga and Schoharie Counties.  The dairy, livestock and field crop industry represents over seventy percent of the agricultural product sold.  Because the land resources in the region are naturally suited for dairy and field crop production the potential for increased agricultural production exists.

The Team Mission:
The Central New York Dairy, Livestock and Field Crops Team was formed to work with this important industry. The mission of this extension team is to provide high quality educational programs that address the needs of dairy, livestock and field crop producers in Chenango, Fulton, Herkimer, Montgomery, Otsego, Saratoga and Schoharie Counties. The team consists of a Dairy Specialist, a Livestock Specialist and a Field Crop Specialist, working the seven-county region.





The Central New York Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops is supported, in part, by seven
county Cornell Cooperative Extensions including: Chenango, Fulton, Herkimer,
Montgomery, Otsego, Saratoga and Schoharie Counties.

To visit one of these Cornell Cooperative Extension's web sites,
simply click on a county within the map.

Central New York Diary and Field Crops Team County Map Chenango County CCE Otsego County CCE Schoharie County CCE Herkimer County CCE Saratoga County CCE Fulton and Montgomery Counties CCE

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Forages

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Upcoming Events

Summer Dairy Research Update: Heifer Reproduction ~ Hypocalcemia

August 23, 2017
7-9 pm, Optional farm tour at 6 pm
Amsterdam, NY

"Reducing Replacement Heifers Rearing Cost through Improved Reproductive Management" and "Fresh Cow Calcium Supplementation- To Treat or Not to Treat" will be the two subjects at the Summer Dairy Research Update sponsored by PRO-DAIRY.
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2017 Corn Silage Pre-Harvest Meeting ~ Stillwater

August 28, 2017
1-3:30 pm
Stillwater, NY

With continued low milk prices, getting the biggest bang for your buck out of your home-grown corn silage can help you get improved performance from your herd while also lowering dependence on purchased feed. Plan to attend one of the following on-farm Corn Silage Pre-Harvest meetings to get up to speed on the latest research-backed strategies you can put to work on your dairy. 

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2017 Corn Silage Pre-Harvest Meeting ~ Cooperstown

August 29, 2017
1-3:30 pm
Cooperstown, NY

With continued low milk prices, getting the biggest bang for your buck out of your home-grown corn silage can help you get improved performance from your herd while also lowering dependence on purchased feed. Plan to attend one of the following on-farm Corn Silage Pre-Harvest meetings to get up to speed on the latest research-backed strategies you can put to work on your dairy. 

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