Sorry, has passed.

2023 Small Grains Management Field Day




Event Details

Event Offers DEC Credits

Date

June 8, 2023

Time

10am - 12pm

Location

Poormon Farms
3048 State Route 414
Seneca Falls , NY 13148

Host

Integrated Field Crop, Soil and Pest Management Program Work Team

Jenn Thomas-Murphy



The date for the annual Small Grains Management Field day sponsored by the Integrated Field Crop, Soil and Pest Management Program Work Team, has been set for June 8! It will again be held in conjunction with Poormon Farms in Seneca Falls, NY. Please park in the designated lot at Fleur De Lis. Registration check-in and light refreshments will begin at 9:30 am with the program running from 10 am - noon. New this year is the opportunity to network with other attendees at Fleur De Lis farm brewery at the conclusion of the event!

Agenda

  • Registration and refreshments, 9:30 - 10 AM
  • View winter wheat and winter barley variety plots at adjacent Poormon Farms
  • Welcome and introductions (5 min.)
  • 2023 Crop development and management observations, Cornell Cooperative Extension Field Crops Educators, Mike Stanyard leading (20 min)
    Discussion of small grain acreages, crop development, management practices being applied, learning from participation in the Yield Enhancement Network.
  • Recommended small grain varieties and availability of seed, current breeding initiatives, Mark Sorrells, David Benscher, R.J. Richtmyer (20 min)
  • The pathway to improved scald resistance in winter malting barley, Judith Kolkman (10 min)
  • Refreshment Break (10 min.)
  • Update on integrated disease management in small grains - including best fungicide options, grain quality and mycotoxin surveys in malting barley, Gary Bergstrom, Kevin Myers (15 min)
  • A fresh look at weed management for small grains in New York, Vipan Kumar (15 min.)
    Assessment of weed management challenges in small grains, and future research and extension priorities.
  • New York Grown and Certified: opportunities for small grains value chains, Laura Smalley (10 min.)
    An introduction to the process and benefits of certification in New York grain supply chains.
  • Updates and comments from attendees, (15 min.) [incl. market conditions, new products and services]

NYS DEC and CCA CEUs will be available.

To REGISTER, visit https://cals.cornell.edu/field...




more content - left
Field Crops

Field Crops

Dairy

Dairy

Business

Business

Livestock

Livestock

Grains

Grains

more content - right

Upcoming Events

2024 Aurora Farm Field Day

Event Offers DEC Credits

August 1, 2024
Aurora, NY

The annual Cornell Field Crop Research Field Day will be Thursday, August 1 at the Musgrave Research Farm, Aurora, N.Y. The program features walking and hay wagon tours in the morning and afternoon. 

2024 Broiler Field Day at Laughing Earth Farm

August 19, 2024 : 2024 Broiler Field Day at Laughing Earth Farm
Cropseyville, NY

Join us for a free field day to explore broiler production, processing, and finances. Zack and Annie Metzger will be our hosts. They have run this 200 year-old small diversified farm for 8 years. They process their poultry in a 20C kitchen, where they produce value-added products like sausage and dehydrated chicken feet.

2024 Broiler Field Day at Majestic Farm

August 20, 2024 : 2024 Broiler Field Day at Majestic Farm
Mountaindale, NY

Join us for a free field day to explore broiler production, processing, and finances. Brett and Sara Budde will be our hosts. They raise slow-growth organic broilers on their diversified farm in large flocks on woodland pasture. Their birds are processed into whole birds, parts, and chicken sausage.

Announcements

No announcements at this time.