Learn how to use forage crops and grazing management to build soil health and
extend your grazing season by attending this program from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Ronnie Nuckols' Farm in Goochland County.
Highlights include presentations on:
Comparing annual forage species mixtures: growth, feed quality and soil benefits
Strip‐grazing to manage nutrients and harvest efficiency
Spring management of winter feeding areas
Analyzing forage root structures in a soil pit with Ray Archuleta
You can also learn about Ronnie's participation in a VFGC Conservation Innovation Grant project on soil health and grazing management and how all these activities fit into the International Year of Soils.
Fees: $10/person (program registration includes lunch)