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Alternative Annual Forage/Cover Crop Plot Field Day - Benton County

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Date

Add to Calendar 2021-08-17 10:00:00 2021-08-17 14:00:00 Alternative Annual Forage/Cover Crop Plot Field Day - Benton County Join us for the Alternative Annual Forage and Cover Crop Plot Field Day at Emslander’s farm. The field day will cover the basics of using late-planted annual cover crops as potential forage sources. This will include a tour of the research plot, conversations on agronomics, harvest, storage, quality, and feeding of some of these different forage sources. There will also be information on manure management in these types of situations. A boxed lunch will be provided. Learn more about Summer Dairy Field Days Emslander Farms Emslander Farms Emslander Farms America/Chicago public

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Location

Emslander Farms
8133 170th Ave NE
Oak Park, MN 56357

Contact

Nathan Drewitz, Extension educator
ndrewitz@umn.edu or 320-968-5077

Local events

Join us for the Alternative Annual Forage and Cover Crop Plot Field Day at Emslander’s farm.

The field day will cover the basics of using late-planted annual cover crops as potential forage sources. This will include a tour of the research plot, conversations on agronomics, harvest, storage, quality, and feeding of some of these different forage sources. There will also be information on manure management in these types of situations.

A boxed lunch will be provided.

Learn more about Summer Dairy Field Days

Audience

  • Farmers and dairy farm employees

  • Industry professionals

  • Bankers and lenders

Cost

Free

Registration

Contact Nathan Drewitz at 320-968-5077 or ndrewitz@umn.edu with questions or to register.

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