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Introduction to Meat and Dairy Goats (L.E.A.F. Workshop Series)

  • Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Introduction to Meat and Dairy Goats

Tuesday, November 8th, 2016; 6pm – 8pm; $5/family

This introductory workshop will cover the care, basic nutrition, common diseases, and marketing outlets for goat products of the most common breeds in the US – a perfect workshop for the homesteader or beginning farmer interested in raising goats. Kate Ewer, a crazy goat lady whose love for goats began as a 4-H youth fifteen years ago, will lead this workshop. She has experience with dairy, meat, and working goats and now keeps a few Boer Does for a hobby. She’s currently the 4-H Community Educator with CCE-Chautauqua.

This event is part of the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Program is made possible through the generous support of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Series is open to beginning farmers, established farms looking to diversify and grow, agriculture enthusiasts, homesteaders, and EVERYONE in between!

Key Information about the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. Workshops

  • Each workshop is $5/workshop/family.
  • Pre-registration is required by mailing in the form attached to this publication or by visiting www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauqua/leaf1617 at least 3 days prior to the workshop you are hoping to attend. This is needed to give our staff adequate time to prepare workshop materials.
  • All of the workshops will be held at the Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center, 3542 Turner Road,
  • Jamestown, NY 14701.
  • Light Refreshments will be offered at each workshop.
  • The L.E.A.F. Workshops are designed to be interactive - bring your questions and ideas!
  • The best way to keep in touch with CCE-Chautauqua’s programming is to subscribe! Visit
  • www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauquau/subscribe or give us a call to get subscribed.
  • Please contact Katelyn Walley-Stoll, 716-664-9502 ext. 202 for more information.

Fee

$5/family

Learn More

http://www.cce.cornell.edu/chautauqua/leaf1617

Contact

Katelyn Walley-Stoll
Agriculture Program Community Educator, Farm Business Management
kaw249@cornell.edu
716-664-9502 ext. 202

Location

Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center
3542 Turner Road
Jamestown, New York 14701