K-Line Pasture Irrigation

Event Details

Date: 
July 30, 2014
Location: 
Horning Farm: 1700 Stiles Rd., Penn Yan, NY 14527
Time: 
1:00pm-3:30pm

Join Alvin Horning Jr. of Horning Farm to learn how he manages his pasture for optimum production from his herd.  See his K-Line irrigation system, learn how he rotates his pastures for simplicity in irrigation.  Hear how Alvin is using irrigation to maximize pasture production, mitigate the risk in extreme weather patterns and maintain high quality forage.  This field day is sponsored by NOFA-NY through the USDA Risk Management Agency, Outreach and Assistance Program and supported by Organic Valley.

Alvin Horning Jr. became certified organic in 2009 and milks 40 cows on his farm.

Registration Instructions: The event is FREE.

Sponsors/Funders:This field day is sponsored by the USDA Risk Management Agency, Outreach and Assistance Program and supported by Organic Valley.