Summer dairy farmer to farmer tour in Carver County 2019
Thursday, July 11
Spend the day touring the Hoese Farm and learning about the management of finances, feeding systems and more on this summer dairy farmer tour. Hoeses will share their management decisions involving nutrition and the use of sexed semen.
Below is a detailed schedule of the day. Lunch will be provided.
Walk-ins welcome. RSVP's appreciated for lunch count at 953-466-5306.
10:30 a.m.- Registration
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. - Small Group Rotating Sessions
*Functionality of the Lely Vector Feeding System*
*Breeding Strategies that impact profitability in today’s Marketplace*
*A Look at Hoese Feeding System*
*FSA Programs update*
Lunch & Session Location: Mayer Community Center - 413 Bluejay Avenue, Mayer, MN 55360
12:30 p.m. – Lunch and Dairy Refreshments
1:00-1:30 p.m. – Starting Point: Cost of Production & Farm Finances in MN
1:35-2:00 p.m. – Hot topics in Manure Management
2:00 p.m. –2:15 Concluding Remarks & Extension Update