Read the December 2014 issue of NYCSGA's "Crop Grower", which is published by Lee Publications, as an insert in Country Folks.
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This post is written on behalf of the Membership and Soybean Checkoff, both administered by the NY Corn & Soybean Growers Association.
2015 NY Corn & Soybean Winter Expo
"So you thought you were buying the farm? Guess again!"
January 29, 2015, Holiday Inn in Liverpool, NY
Special Guest: Dr. Ron Hanson of the University of Nebraska at Lincoln
This post is written on behalf of the Membership administered by the NY Corn & Soybean Growers Association.
Please join us Monday, December 8th for our First Annual Precision Agriculture Research Grower Meeting.
The agenda will include:
We are encouraging growers to use this as an opportunity to collaborate on the project with fellow participants and the research staff.The meeting will be held at 11:00am in Union Springs and lunch will be provided.
Are you interested in adding value by taking advantage of the burgeoning organic food market?
The New York Soybean Checkoff is hosting a grain marketing meeting focused on transitioning conventional acres to organic. The meeting will be held Wednesday, Nov. 12 at 9:30 am at the Geneva Experiment Station, 630 W. North Street, Geneva. Hear from local growers who are primarily organic, and who have a mix of conventional and organic acres. Production experts will also be on-hand to discuss how to transition land into organic.
Speakers will include: Bill Strassburg, Wegmans Markets; Stephen McGrattan, NYS Dept. Ag & Markets; Brett Kreher, Kreher's Poultry Farm; Tom Jeffres, RL Jeffres & Sons; Luke Howard, Blue River Organic Hybrid Seeds.
This article is written on behalf of the New York Soybean Checkoff as administered by the New York Corn & Soybean Growers Association.