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Western Kentucky Summer Forage Tour

August 7 @ 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm

$10

The 2018 Western Kentucky Summer Forage Tour will feature Toby and Debby Dulworth’s Dogwood Farm located near LaCenter, KY.  The tour will be held on August 7 with a rain date of August 9.  Registration begins at 2:30 PM CST and the tour starts at 3:30 PM CST.  The Dulworths have been practicing rotational stocking for 30 years and selecting animal genetics for their all forage environment for even longer.  In 2003, they began to produce and direct market grass finished beef.  Tour participants will see a 20 acres of summer annual plots, crabgrass and red clover mixtures, learn about designing and installing improved livestock watering systems, visit a 30 year old stand of eastern gamagrass, see and learn about livestock genetics that are designed for all forage environments, and see and learn about the latest in high tensile woven wire and electric fencing.  Participants will also enjoy dinner featuring grass finished beef and time for networking with colleagues and meeting sponsors.  Preregistration is requited.  Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/western-kentucky-forage-field-day-tickets-46552503792.

Details

Date:
August 7
Time:
2:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/western-kentucky-forage-field-day-tickets-46552503792

Organizers

Kentucky Forage and Grassland Council
UK Extension

Venue

KY United States + Google Map
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