Hay and Pasture Conference – PM – Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Commodities Building

Moderator:  Dan Severson, Extension Agriculture Agent, University of Delaware 

1:00 p.m.—1:20 p.m.
Greetings from American Forage and Grassland Council
Robert Shoemaker, President-Elect, American Forage and Grassland Council

1:20 p.m.—1:50 p.m.
*Hay Testing: How to Sample and What Numbers to Expect for Various Types of Hay
David Wert, President and Reporter, Market News, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania

1:50 p.m.—2:35 p.m.
Cutting Through the Fog: How to Make Sense of a Forage Analysis Report
Les Vough, President, Maryland Forage Council and Forage Crops Extension Specialist Emeritus, University of Maryland 

2:35 p.m. Break/Visit with Exhibitors

2:50 p.m.—3:20 p.m.
Weed Issues in Hay and Pasture Fields
Dr. Mark VanGessel, Extension Weed Science Specialist, University of Delaware
Quintin Johnson, Extension Weed Associate, University of Delaware

3:20 p.m. ADJOURN

*Please RSVP by January 2 to Dan Severson at severson@udel.edu or (302) 831-8860 if you plan to bring a bale of hay to be cored and sampled.

Session Summary:

DE Pesticide Certification Credits:  1.0
MD Pesticide Certification Credits:  1.0
DE Nutrient Management Credits:  1.0
MD Nutrient Management Credits:  1.0
Certified Crop Advisor Credits:  PM: .50, CM: 1.0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Please RSVP by January 2 to Dan Severson at severson@udel.edu or (302) 831-8860 if you plan to bring a bale of hay to be cored and sampled.