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November 2021

Transition Cow Tuesdays

November 2, 2021
November 9, 2021
November 16, 2021
November 23, 2021
November 30, 2021
December 7, 2021
December 14, 2021

12:30pm - 1pm
Zoom

Transition Cow Tuesdays

PRO-DAIRY is hosting a transition cow management webinar series.

FSA: Supporting Organic and Transitioning Farmers Through Cost-Share and Conservation Programs

November 18, 2021
3pm - 4pm
Zoom

This webinar will provide an overview of USDA Farm Service Agency's programs that support organic and transitioning farmers through climate and environmentally-friendly farming practices.

Federal Labor Standards in Agriculture

November 18, 2021
10am - 4pm
Zoom

USDOL Live Webinar Presentation.  

The program will cover Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA), Child Labor Laws as they pertain to agriculture, Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Workers Protection Act, OSHA Field Sanitation and H2A.

Labor Roadshow V

November 22 - November 23, 2021December 2 - December 3, 2021December 9 - December 10, 2021
Noon - 2pm
Zoom

Labor Roadshow V

Learn about regulation changes and how to best position your business for compliance and success.

December 2021

African Swine Fever - What Does It Mean For You?

December 1, 2021
7pm - 8pm
Zoom

Join us for a virtual discussion on the status of and risks facing New York pig farms from African Swine Fever (ASF). 

Farmer Tax School Series - Farm Financial Records for Decision Making & Tax Management

December 2, 2021
7pm - 9pm
Zoom

A primer for beginning farmers, or a tune-up for those already in production, on recording income and annual expenses, capital expenditures and depreciation with additional information covering loans & credit card or revolving loan payments, sales of business assets, and deducting losses.

Invasive Species in New York

December 10, 2021
10am - 11am
CCE Madison County
Morrisville, NY

What's here, what's coming, and what we can do about it.  In person and on Zoom!

January 2022

Farmer Tax School Series - Tax Management for Beginning and Small Farm Businesses

January 18, 2022
7pm - 9pm
Zoom

A one-night virtual meeting for beginning and part-time farmers that provides useful tax information enabling participants to be make better tax decisions for their business.   

2022 Annie's Project: Know Your Numbers, Know Your Options

January 25, 2022
February 1, 2022
February 8, 2022
February 15, 2022
February 22, 2022

12:30pm - 2pm
Zoom

This five part series empowers farm women to prepare and analyze their own financial statements, enhance farm business decision making, and effectively communicate with their team.

Farmer Tax School Series - Farm Specific Tax Code Benefits

January 25, 2022
7pm - 8:30pm
Zoom

For farm businesses of all shapes and sizes, tune in to learn more about the tax advantages available for farms. This workshop will include information for the current tax season.


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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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CCE Livestock Program Work Team

See the Livestock Program Work Team website for news, upcoming programs, and NYS Slaughterhouse Map.

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