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OfflineEventAttendanceMode St Luke's Lutheran Church, 11020 NC-801, Mt Ulla, NC 28125, USA St Luke's Lutheran Church, 11020 NC-801, Mt Ulla, NC 28125, USA Beef 4 months agoRegister with Eventbrite
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Description:
Toxic tall fescue reduces livestock weight gains andlowers reproductive performance. This one day workshopwill give you the tools and information needed to removetoxic tall fescue and replace it with novel tall fescuevarieties. Speakers include local producers, companyrepresentatives and extension specialists and researchersfrom across the country. 


Register online athttp://TallFecueNC2020.eventbrite.com 


Contact us at april_shaeffer@ncsu.edu or 919-515-4005





WORKSHOP AGENDA
8:15 Registration Opens 


8:45 Welcome Deidre Harmon, NC State 

9:00 Tall Fescue Toxicosis: Symptoms and Causes Dr. CraigRoberts, University of Missouri 

9:20 Toxicosis Management Dr. Craig Roberts, University ofMissouri 

10:20 Break and Microscope Demonstration 

10:35 Video: Producer Economics by Darrel Franson 

10:55 Establishment and First Year Management Dr. JohnAndrae, Clemson University 

11:40 Seed Quality and Testing Dr. Nick Hill, Agrinostics 

12:05 Lunch and Microscope Demonstration 

12:50 Company Highlights 

1:20 Economics Dr. Matt Poore, NC State 

1:50 Cost Share and Incentive Programs Lee Holcomb,NRCS 

2:10 Producer Panel 

2:40 Survey and Travel to plots 

3:10 Drill Calibration Dr. Deidre Harmon, NC State 

3:30 Plot Tours Drs. Deidre Harmon and Matt Poore, NCState 

4:15 Adjourn 
Mar 12 Thu