Managing Forage Quality: A Challenging Growing Season
It’s been a tough growing season. Join us for this PRO-DAIRY webinar to hear practical advice on what can still be done in the field to make life better this coming winter. Our presenters Ron Kuck, Cornell Cooperative Extension, and Joe Lawrence, PRO-DAIRY, have extensive experience working with farmers to optimize forage production. They will share practical information that can be used now to impact forage quality and the feeding program.
Topic covered in this webinar
Corn for silage: outlook and management
Future Cuttings: Optimizing, Timing and Segregation
Forage Testing, Allocation and Inventory Management
Storage and Feed out Considerations
August 2, 2017 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm
Registration is not required. Access the Dairy Webinarslinks on PRO-DAIRY’s website.
Presenters: Ron Kuck Dairy / Livestock Educator CCE of Jefferson County, Northern NY Regional Ag Team
Joe Lawrence, MS, CCA Dairy Forage Systems Specialist Cornell PRO-DAIRY
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