Do you grow field crops? Do you have troublesome weeds? Are you interested in cover crops? This event is for you!

Join CCE of Erie County for the Agronomic Weed Management and Cover Crop Field Session

Agronomic Weed Management and Cover Crop Field Session

SOUTHWEST, NEW YORK (August 9, 2023) Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County in their upcoming workshop for local growers. This event will feature speakers and demonstrations from the Cornell Vegetable Program, Erie County Soil and Water Conservation District, the CCE Southwest NY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Program, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, and more. Participants will learn about weed identification and management, herbicide efficacy, and see cover crop demonstrations. CCA Credits and DEC Credits in categories 1a, 10 & 21.

WHEN: Tuesday, August 15th from 3:30PM to 7:15PM

WHERE: CCE Erie’s property across from 5701 Burton Rd, Orchard Park, NY 14127

COST: This program costs $10 per person and will include dinner.


For more information about the field session, contact Sharon Bachman at 716-652- 5400 x 150 or Accommodations for persons with special needs may be requested by contacting Jolie Hibit at (716) 652-5400 ext 176 or at least 5 days before the event.

Please bring your questions. We look forward to seeing you there!

SWNYDLFC is a partnership between Cornell University and the CCE Associations of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, and Steuben counties. Their team includes Katelyn Walley-Stoll, Farm Business Management (716-640-0522); Camila Lage, Dairy Management (607-422-6788); Katelyn Miller, Field Crops and Forage Management (716-640-2047); and Amy Barkley, Livestock Management (716-640-0844). CCE is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities and provides equal program and employment opportunities.

For more information about Cornell Cooperative Extension, contact your county’s Association Executive Director. Allegany County – Laura Hunsberger, or 585-268-7644. Cattaraugus County – Kelly McDonald, or 716-699-2377. Chautauqua County – Emily Reynolds, or 716-664-9502. Erie County – Diane Held, or 716-652-5400. Steuben County – Tess McKinley,, or 607-664-2301.


Katelyn Walley-Stoll
Team Leader, Business Management Specialist

Last updated August 8, 2023