David Hardy, Northeast Pool Manager for the Organic Valley Cooperative, will present an overview of the Organic Valley Cooperative, including:
• their pay program
• farmer support in the form of Veterinary,
Dairy Nutritionist, agronomy support
• certification assistance.
A staff veterinarian will also give a presentation on organic health care, usually the biggest concern of the transitioning dairy farmer. This informative meeting for interested producers, offers plenty of resources to read later and a Q & A session.
DATE: March 4th
TIME: 10 AM–2:30 PM, lunch included
LOCATION: Watershed Agricultural Council, 44 West Street, Walton
RSVPs are appreciated but not required.
Please call Beth McKellips at 607.865.7090 or email at [email protected] to register.