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Southern MD Hay and Pasture Conference
January 15 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
University of Maryland Extension, University of Delaware Extension, and the Maryland-Delaware Forage Council invites forage producers, grazers, livestock owners, and associated industry personnel to attend the upcoming Southern Maryland Hay and Pasture Conference on January 15, 2020.
The featured speaker for this upcoming series is Dr. Matt Poore, Animal Science Department Extension Leader and Ruminant Nutrition Specialist at North Carolina State University. Dr. Poore will speak on ‘Making the Most of Adaptive Grazing in Building a Productive Pasture-Based Livestock System’ and also on ‘Building a Balanced and Resilient Forage System Using Perennials and Annuals’. Other topics will cover a variety of relevant forage topics including weed control, soil health, pasture renovation and establishment, the use of annual forages, and making quality hay and haylage.
Registration is $15/person if registered before January 8th and $20 thereafter. Click HERE for meeting information and registration forms or contact the St. Mary’s Extension office at (301) 475-4484.