Canticle Farm announces the opening of its Winter Market!
Get naturally grown vegetables all winter long at the Canticle Farm Market.
Winter Market Open Tuesdays 2 pm – 6 pm
Introduction to Poultry Production I –Thursday, May 14, 2015 6:30-9:00 PM at Wild Geese Farm. Discussion will include style for raising birds; free range, pasture pens, confinement housing and equipment needed to get started. Selecting breed based on production systems and farm or household goals.
Introduction to Poultry Production II –Thursday, May 21, 2015 6:30-9:00 PM at Wild Geese Farm. Discussion will include basics of nutrition, health and general flock management. Bio-security, sanitation, weather and predation can all have a significant impact on the success of your enterprise.
Poultry Business – Thursday, June 4, 2015 6:30-9:00 PM at Wild Geese Farm. Evening workshop for the diversified farmer, but usefully for the family producer as well, to gain understand of the costs of production. This session will include basics of bookkeeping, marketing, and pricing of product.
On-Farm Poultry Processing Workshop on Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The workshop will provide hands-on experience in the processing of birds. Demonstration will cover proper technique for dressing poultry and review requirements for selling poultry under 1000 bird exemption in NYS.
February 20-27, 2015 is the 2016 Future Farmers of America Week for everyone to spread the word on ag education and have fun events promoting the FFA!
The 2016 Farmer-Neighbor Dinner will be on April 13, 2016. Please contact Deborah Miller at 716-938-2318 or deborahmiller [at] cattco.org.