Event Details

Date

February 27 - March 5, 2020

Time

6-8 pm

Location

CCE Saratoga County Extension Office
50 West High St
Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Cost

$20.00
(additional attendee $20.00 ea.)

Host

Central New York Dairy, Livestock & Field Crops


CANCELLED! Crop Risk Management Series for New and Beginning Farmers~Ballston Spa

February 27 - March 5, 2020


This location has been cancelled.  The Cooperstown location is on, for those wishing to attend. 

Week 1

  • Building partial budgets
  • Seed costs
  • Determining machinery costs

Week 2
  • Futures Markets
  • Online Simulation
  • Impact of basis on local prices

Each session runs from 6-8 pm



Risk Management Flyer (PDF; 1637KB)


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Dairy

Dairy

Livestock

Livestock

Forages

Forages

Grains

Grains

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Upcoming Events

Beef Quality Assurance

July 7, 2022
July 13, 2022
August 8 - August 9, 2022August 11, 2022
October 5 - October 6, 2022

Online Classroom Trainings and Chute-side Trainings.  Pick one of each.  

Topics covered include cattle nutrition, handling and vaccine protocols.

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Farm Service Agency is Hiring!

Internship/Temporary Positions through 9/30 available.  Looking to fill 5 vacancies in Eastern New York.

Duty Stations include:
  • Cooperstown
  • Ghent
  • Fultonville
  • Middletown
  • Millbrook
  • Schoharie
  • Troy
Excellent advancement opportunities.
Starting Pay $15-$20/per hour.
Deadline to apply is June 1, 2022. Send resume, by location:

Fultonville Sandra.Scott@usda.gov
Middletown Hans.Persoon@usda.gov
Millbrook Chelsea.Miglierelli@usda.gov
Cooperstown/Schoharie Kathryn.Hemstreet@usda.gov
Ghent/Troy Matthew.Forrest@usda.gov