PRO-DAIRY Pre-Empire Farm Day Tours

PRO-DAIRY Pre-Empire Farm Day Tours 2017 Pre-Empire Farm Days Dairy Calf Intensively Managed Housing/Feeding System “Drive Yourself Tour” and Program August 7, 2017 Farm hosts: Synergy Farm and True Farm, Wyoming County, NY What you will see: Synergy Genetics LLC (Synergy Farm) – features two brand new side by side state of the art mechanically ventilated individual pen calf barns using pre-engineered fabric covered steel arch construction, an innovative automated calf bottle and nipple washing system, batch and whole milk pasteurization, and attention to details to raise high genetic calves.

Old Dog, New Tricks; Hot Wheels, Quilting, and History at NYS Grange Center

Old Dog, New Tricks; Hot Wheels, Quilting, and History at NYS Grange Center Seneca Falls, NY.  The New York State Grange has announced its program lineup for the August 8-10, 2017 Empire Farm Days at Rodman Lott and Son Farms in Seneca Falls, N Y. The schedule includes a live dog and handler team, quilter, spinner, NYS Grange Youth, local historians Fran Barbieri and Fred Capozzi, Hot Wheels collector Richard McKee and The Council on Alcoholism. The daily program will begin in the Grange tent with ‘You CAN Teach an

Rushville Student Named 2017 Empire State Potato Growers Scholar

Rushville Student Named 2017 Empire State Potato Growers Scholar Seneca Falls, NY. Karen Luong of Rushville, NY, has been named the 2017 Empire State Potato Growers Scholarship winner and will receive a $500 scholarship per academic year for up to four consecutive years of agricultural education at a college in New York State. She will be recognized at the Ag Leadership Luncheon at Empire Farm Days on Wednesday, August 9 at Rodman Lott & Son Farms in Seneca Falls, NY. Karen will begin her pursuit of a degree in plant