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Pasture Management Field Day

August 29 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

FREE

Objectives: 

  • Learn best practices for rotational grazing from other graziers and grazing experts
  • Learn about pasture measurement tools and using them to improve profitability
  • Get your questions answered on high-density intensive grazing
  • Learn about programs available from NRCS, SWCD, SFA and UM-Extension to support graziers

Who Should Attend?

  • Beef/Dairy Producers, Goat/Sheep Producers, Horse Owners, Grazing Consultants

Speakers and Topics:

  • 1:00pm – Welcome and Introduction

               Rod Greder, Kent Solberg

  • 1:15pm – Background on SARE Pasture Measurement Grants

               Rod Greder U of M extension Educator

  • 1:30pm – Rotational Grazing-Best Practices (Including fertilizing and interseeding)

        Kent Solberge SFA livestock and grazing specialist

  • 2:30 pm – Demonstration of Measurement Tools & Pasture Walk

               Rod Greder U of M extension Educator  

  • 3:40pm – NRCS/SWCD/SFA Programs/Education for Graziers
  • 3:55pm – Questions

Details

Date:
August 29
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Website:
https://z.umn.edu/SARE-FIELD-DAYS-2019

Organizer

University of Minnesota Extension

Venue

Pinederosa Produce
11131 Lakeview Heights Road
Pine City, MN 55063 United States
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Phone:
763-689-8254
Website:
https://z.umn.edu/SARE-FIELD-DAYS-2019
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