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Event date/time: 
Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 10:00am to 3:15pm
Place: 
UMass Crop and Animal Research and Education Center


This full day event focuses on farmers and industry perspectives on robotic milking. We will discuss if robotic milking is a viable option for your farm. Come and speak with farmers who have the system in place to get the facts. Also, presenters from a multi state collaboration will discuss some options for improving productivity and profitability of forage production.

  • Pros and cons of robotic milking systems
  • Alternative forage systems
  • Extending grazing season

Attendees with enjoy interactive presentations, panel discussions, lunch and refreshements with presenters from UMass, UVM, and UMain faculty and Extension educators. 

Registration fee is $20 per person; including lunch

Pre-register by contacting Kelly Kraemer by 2/19

Contact's name: 
Kelly Kraemer
Contact's phone: 
413-545-5221
Contact's email: 
Location: 
89-91 River Rd.
South Deerfield, MA 01373
89-91 River Rd. South Deerfield MA