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  • Field Crops
  • Organic
  • IPM
  • Cornell AgriTech

New York Certified Organic’s annual farmer-to-farmer meetings are designed to help local farmers make connections and build relationships to help them succeed.


Optional Registration: To receive updates on possible weather-related changes, register online or leave a message at (315) 787-2432.

Event Sponsorship: Co-sponsored by the Sustainable Cropping Systems Lab, New York State Integrated Pest Management, and PRO-DAIRY.

Meeting agenda

Date & Time

February 13, 2024
9:00 am - 2:00 pm

interseeded cover crop in corn

Field Crops Meeting Agenda

  • 10 a.m. — Coffee and introductions

  • 10:15 a.m. — Reducing Tillage in Organic Rotations
    Facilitated by Kristen Loria
    • Research updates from the Sustainable Cropping Systems Lab
    • Farmer reports from on-farm experimentation with no-till spring wheat and soybean

  • 11 a.m. - Farmer Panel: Cover Crop Interseeding
    Facilitated by Chris Pelzer
    Panelists to be announced (let us know if you're interested)..

  • 12:15 p.m. — Potluck lunch

  • 1 p.m. — Open discussion

  • 2 p.m. — Adjourn


About NYCO Winter Meetings

NYCO winter meetings have grown from a gathering of six organic grain producers in the Martens Farms farmhouse kitchen in 1992 to filling the auditorium at Cornell AgriTech in Geneva. Subscribe by emailing NYCO-group-L-request [at] (NYCO-group-L-request[at]cornell[dot]edu) with "join" as the subject and no text in the body of the email. Unsubscribe by emailing NYCO-group-L-request [at] (NYCO-group-L-request[at]cornell[dot]edu) with "leave" as the subject and no text in the body of the email.

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Contact Information

Bryan Brown




New York State Integrated Pest Management

Cornell AgriTech

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