The Northeast Pasture Consortium is an alliance of graziers, extension and research dedicated to improving pasture management in the northeastern United States.
We want to share with you information by state and by topic, extension information, upcoming events, photos and even videos of interest to anyone involved with grazing livestock in our region and beyond.
The Consortium’s 2018 Annual Meeting will be held Jan 25-26, 2018, Latham, NY. UPDATE: Hotel reservations have been extended to January 5, 2018. See the meeting information page for details. Registration is now open. The registration deadline is January 19. Farmer scholarships are available.
There will be a poster session. Titles are due January 12, and abstracts January 19.
The December 2017 newsletter has all the details on the 2018 annual meeting, including additional registration information and the full program. The updated newsletter (2017-12-26) has additional information on the annual meeting.
The September 2017 newsletter contains details on the 2018 annual meeting. This issue of the newsletter highlights biosecurity for poultry produces, soil health and soil organic matter, a new book on grazing by active Consortium member Sarah Flack, and research news from the University of Vermont on the timing of supplement feeding for organic dairy cows.