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Modern On-Farm Preparedness

  • Thursday, January 23, 2020, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday, January 30, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Thursday, February 6, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Thursday, February 13, 2020, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday, February 20, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Thursday, February 27, 2020, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Dates & Locations:

January 23rd - Preparedness for Urgent Situations - Be prepared for a fire, weather emergency, or barn damage. On Farm: 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

January 30th - F.A.R.M 4.0 Update - The F.A.R.M. program is evolving as farmers implement the program. Learn about how farmers have used and gained benefits, and how you can use the F.A.R.M. program. Webinar: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

February 6th - Activist Preparedness - This session will address several aspects of dealing with activists; including good hiring practices, available resources for support, and a plan of who to contact if something happens on your farm. Learn how to talk about videos taken on another farm and how to prepare your employees for these events. Webinar 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

February 13th - Social Media Preparedness - How to respond to negative comments on farm pages. Resources to tap into and people you can call for effective responses. On Farm: 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

February 20th - Disease Outbreaks and Biosecurity - Do you have a plan in place if there is a disease outbreak on the farm? Dr. Melanie Hemenway, State Veterinarian, will provide concrete steps to deal with disease outbreaks and make biosecurity recommendations for prevention. Webinar: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

February 27th - On Farm Safety-Prevention, Prevention, Prevention - Yet accidents still happen. This session will focus on prevention and also address accident response. On Farm: 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

Webinars can be accessed at the local site or signed in anywhere for a mobile device or computer. 

Six consecutive Thursday afternoons: January 23-February 27. Attend all sessions or individual sessions.

Registration is $10 per person per session OR $50 per person for all six sessions. 

Presenting Organizations:

  • Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • NY State Cattle Health Assurance Program
  • American Dairy Association
  • New York Center for Agriculture and Health

NNY Locations:

  • CCE Jefferson Office: 203 N. Hamilton St. Watertown, NY
  • Miner Institute Conference Room: 1034 Miner Farm Road, Chazy, NY

Fee

Registration is $10 per person per session OR $50 per person for all six sessions.

Learn More

http://reg.cce.cornell.edu/modernonfarmpreparedness_10512

Contact

Tatum Langworthy
North Country Regional Ag Team-Program Support
tlm92@cornell.edu
315-788-8450

Last updated December 6, 2019