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NY FarmNet Presents Succession Planning Conference
Farm succession now requires legal, tax and business strategy. Industry professionals and farmers will offer tips for transferring farm ownership to the next generation at a conference called "New Strategies for Farm Succession Planning," slated for September 24-25 in Syracuse, N.Y. Read More

Lake Erie Maple Expo
Planning for the 2013 edition of the Lake Erie Maple Expo in November is under way. LEME Chairman Daryl Sheets reports that some new speakers have been confirmed for 2013. They include Dr. Timothy Perkins from the University of Vermont Proctor Maple Research Center, Steve Childs from Cornell University and Dr. Gary Graham from Ohio State University. Read More

Vermont Dairy Farm of the Year
Robert and Gisele Gervais, who farm with several of their children in Bakersfield, Vt., are the recipients of the 2013 Vermont Dairy Farm of the Year award. This prestigious award is given by UVM Extension and the Vermont Dairy Industry Association to an outstanding, efficiently managed dairy enterprise that sets a strong example for other farmers to follow. Read More

Homesteading Fair in Lowville
Homesteading may sound romantic, but doing it well requires knowledge and the benefit of others’ experience. If you have ever wanted to cook with maple or grow mushrooms, harvest honey or stock a root cellar, make your house more energy-efficient, or raise sheep, pigs, goats, cows or turkeys, the Homesteading Fair in Lowville, N.Y., is the place to learn from those who have done all that and more. Read More

MOFGA Low-Impact Forestry Workshop
The Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association will offer Low-Impact Forestry: Level II Draft Animal Logging, scheduled for October 18-20 in Bethel, Maine. This three-day workshop builds on the skills that students developed in the Level I Draft Power Logging Workshop. Read More

Vermeer Named in DOE Grant Award
Vermeer Corp. announced its involvement in a nearly $6 million grant award by the U.S. Department of Energy. The department is making the investment to reduce costs associated with harvesting, handling and preprocessing biomass feedstocks. Read More

NH Organic and Sustainable Farm Weekend
The Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Hampshire (NOFA-NH), in collaboration with the New Hampshire Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food, and Carroll County Farm Weekend, is organizing a first-of-its-kind event: an Organic and Sustainable Farm Weekend, Saturday and Sunday, September 7-8. Read More

NDPO Calls for Third National Production Reduction
For the third time in less than 24 months, the NDPO board of directors is calling on every producer in the country who is producing milk that is being shipped to a Class III or Class IV processor to reduce overall production by 5 percent as soon as prudent steps can be taken to do so. Read More

 

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digistarDigi-Star Releases Group Scale Option
Digi-Star’s new livestock scale system for group weighing is now available. The kit includes all the necessary hardware and load cells to place under an existing group weighing platform. It also comes with a StockWeigh 600 Digital Indicator. Find Out More

manitouManitou Tier 4-Certified Telescopic Handler
Manitou is pleased to present the MT 5519 telescopic handler, now equipped with a Tier 4-certified emissions-compliant engine. It is powered by a 69 hp water-cooled Yanmar diesel engine. A two-speed hydrostatic transmission with inching valve, three selectable steering modes, and a powerful hydraulic system are all standard. Find Out More

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Farm feed manufacturers can now perform near-instant feed quality analysis with a new pre-calibrated hand-held instrument, designed to help feed manufacturers identify out-of-specification ingredients before introducing them into the production process. Find Out More


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