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Managed Grazing Training for Conservationists and TSPs in May

By CPTPComm | 1:14 PM, 04/08/2019

Attend this 3-day training to learn how to assist producers in developing and implementing prescribed grazing plans. 

Topics include:
• Economic, environmental, and herd health benefits of prescribed grazing. 
• Pasture inventory, resource analysis, animal/forage balance, paddock design, land facilities design, and grazing plan elements and formats. 

May 14-16th, 9:30AM - 3:30PM
USDA ARS Institute for Environmentally Integrated Dairy Manure
2615 Yellowstone Drive, Marshfield, WI 54449

Register by Tuesday, May 7, at https://conta.cc/2Kh853E. A confirmation email will be sent upon submission. The Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Program is offering an opportunity for Land & Water staff, Extension educators, and others to apply for scholarships to cover lodging at Hotel Marshfield, meals, and mileage or car rental/gas. 

7 Soil & Water Management Continued Education Units (CEUs) and 7.5 Crop Management CEUs will be offered.  

For more information, please contact Brian Pillsbury at 608-662-4420, ext. 250, Brian.Pillsbury@usda.gov

Persons with disabilities who require accommodations to attend or participate in these meetings, should contact Rob Lawson, ASTC-Management Strategy, at 608-662-4422, Robert.Lawson@wi.usda.gov, or Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339 two weeks before the event takes place.