Upcoming Event – Managing Pasture and Forage Quality to Meet the Nutritional Needs of Meat and Fiber Livestock

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Mack Brook Farm, 312 McEachron Hill Road, Argyle, New York
1:00 to 4:00 PM
Admission is free but registration is requested.

Register online: https://tinyurl.com/managingpasture-forage
Register by phone: (518)765-3518
Register by email: cce-caahp@cornell.edu

Topics Covered
• Legume & grass ID and their particular forage qualities
• Forage quality changes through the season
• Nutritional needs for livestock at different stages of life
• Livestock fly control
• Match hay bales to their forage analysis
• Take a fresh pasture sample
• Use a hay coring tool to take a hay or baleage sample

Presenters
• Aaron Gabriel: Agronomist CAAHP,
• Hank Bignell: Livestock Educator CAAHP,
• Ken Wise: Cornell Field Crop IPM Specialist
• Farm Host: Kevin Jablonski & Karen Christensen

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