Amy BarkleyLivestock Specialist
CCE Erie County
21 South Grove Street
East Aurora, NY 14052
Areas of Interest
beef, sheep, goat, and poultry production; beginning farmer support; product quality and consistency
Amy grew up on a small farm in Northeastern Pennsylvania, and earned her Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science with a minor in Poultry and Avian Science from Penn State University. After graduation, she attained her Master's Degree in Animal Science from Penn State, where her research focused in renewable, alternative bedding materials for broiler production and their impacts on broiler performance, welfare, and the environment. Following graduation, Amy worked in quality assurance for a national egg company, working with farms of all sizes across the nation to ensure compliance in food safety, nutrition, product quality, and animal welfare. Amy and her husband Zach reside in East Concord, NY on a farm which they are excited to make their own. In her free time, she tends to an extensive garden, small orchard, and honeybees, and loves cooking and baking. Amy is looking forward to working with area farmers to ensure their current and continued success.
2022 Soil Health & Climate Resiliency Field Days
July 13, 2022
July 20, 2022
July 25, 2022
July 28, 2022
August 2, 2022
August 4, 2022
August 9, 2022
August 25, 2022
August 31, 2022
Join the New York Soil Health team and partner organizations at a soil health field day! The statewide event series will take place May-August 2022.
More details and registration will be available soon.
Finger Lakes Fiber Festival
September 17 - September 18, 2022
Join us for shopping, classes, lectures, and demonstrations!
Beef x Dairy Workshop - Postponed to Winter time!
April 27, 2022
November 23, 2022
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