In-Service Workshops

Upcoming Workshops:

Using Native Warm-Season Grasses in a Grazing System
Participants will learn the latest research-supported methods for reliable native forage establishment and grazing management to maintain grass vigor and animal performance through the summer.

This training is being presented by The Center for Native Grasslands Management and NBCI through a grant provided by Quail Forever and the Natural Resources Conservation Service in support of the Working Lands For Wildlife: Bobwhite in Grasslands project.

Topics to be covered:

  • Bobwhite basics, bobwhite habitat considerations in grazing lands
  • Overview of native warm-season grass (NWSG) establishment
  • Why use NWSG in your grazing system – animal performance and economics
  • How to manage NWSG forages – maintaining vigor and productivity, impact on bobwhite and other grassland birds
  • NWSG in complementary cool-season grass systems

 

Dubois, IN | June 20, 2019 | Workshop Details

Location & Schedule:
Southern Indiana Purdue Agricultural Center
11371 East Purdue Farm Road
Dubois, IN 45727
June 20, 2019 | 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Registration:
No registration fee, but registration is required.
Please RSVP to jhodge34@utk.edu by June 7th.
Lunch will be provided to participants.

Lodging Options:
Holiday Inn Express
200 Hospitality Drive
Jasper, IN 47546
(812) 482-3344

Hampton Inn
355 3rd Avenue
Jasper, IN 47546
(844) 313-7817

Best Western Plus
613 S. Arnold F. Habig Boulevard
French Lick, IN 47432
(812) 936-0502

Comfort Suites
530 West State Road 56
French Lick, IN 47432
(623) 207-7449

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Lewisburg, TN | June 12, 2019 | Workshop Details

Location & Schedule:
Middle Tennessee AgResearch and Education Center
Dairy Research Center
1070 New Lake Road
Lewisburg, TN 37091
June 20, 2019: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Registration:
No registration fee, but registration is required.
Please RSVP to jhodge34@utk.edu.
Lunch will be provided to participants.

Lodging Options:
Holiday Inn Express
1561 Halifax Drive
Columbia, TN
(877) 410-6681

Hampton Inn
1551 Halifax Drive
Columbia, TN
(931) 540-1222

Fairfield Inn & suites
1545 Halifax Drive
Columbia, TN
(931) 548-8444

Sleep Inn & Suites
1605 Harley Davidson Blvd.
Columbia, TN
(931) 548-2900

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