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Planned Grazing Field Day

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Date August 16, 2017
Time 5 PM
Location Battle Creek, Nebraska
Registration Required No
Fee Description Field Day is Free Refreshments of water and cookies will be provided by the Lower Elkhorn NRD. Everyone will drive their own vehicles to the sites, or plan your own carpooling.


The grazing field day will provide an opportunity for producers and others to visually learn grazing principles, to help encourage, plan, and implement effective grazing management, from a fellow producers’ point of view.  Producers can see practices implemented and hear successes/challenges from fellow producers.  Grazing plans, proper forage utilization and drought contingency plans will be covered by Nadine Bishop, NE State Range Specialist.  Jesse Haen, NRCS Resource Conservationist and Curt Becker, Programs Manager, Lower Elkhorn NRD will cover cost–share available for planned grazing systems and there enhancements.   Randy Guill, Madison County FSA CED, will cover FSA livestock programs available and UNL Extension specialist are invited to help answer your grazing questions.

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For more information, please contact: Madison County NRCS Office, 402-371-5350 ext. 3