Wed., August 31, 2016 at 10:00am
Wed., August 31, 2016 at 2:30pm
4841 Nelson Rd
NOFA-NY and Organic Valley invite you to learn how to make milk with a no-grain feed ration. Our host Mark Yoder will provide a tour of his pasture setup, and share his insights on maintaining milk production and animal health in a grass-fed dairy production system. Organic Valley Ruminant Nutritionist Silvia Abel-Caines will share her research and practical experience on how to balance high-forage diets for optimal animal health, milk production and milk nutritional profile.
Registration cost is $15/person or $25/farm. This field day is sponsored by Organic Valley. Lunch will be provided. Registration is complimentary for Organic Valley members: please use the registration code OVmember when preregistering. To register visit www.nofany.org or call 585-271-1979.