CCE Allegany County is offering aspiring, beginning and transitioning farmers a training focused on understanding how to work with livestock. Farmers need to know what’s normal to be able to recognize abnormal behavior in their stock. With classroom and hands-on workshops covering safe handling and restraint, safe moving & transporting, routine animal care, producers will enhance knowledge and skill to work safely with livestock.
Space is limited to 35 participants, pre-registration is requested by February 28, 2018. For registration brochure contact Lynn Bliven.
Farm Animal Safety and Management Training Registration Form
Active or Retired Military Veterans - stipend are available to offset cost of registration in addition to hotel and mileage fees incurred to attend training. For more information: Veteran Registration Form.
Alfred State College Farm
1254 State Route 244
Alfred, NY 14802