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Texas Legends II Plant ID and Grazing Workshop

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Date September 11, 2021
Time 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. CST
Location Roberts Ranch 1111 Center Point Road Comfort, TX
Registration Required Yes
Fee Description The event is $25 per person and includes lunch. Space is limited to 50 participants. Please register in advance to secure a spot.


Join us for a day-long plant ID and grazing workshop with legendary wildlife biologists, botanists, riparian specialists, and grazing experts.

Speakers:

Steve Nelle, Bill Carr, Danielle Oppenheimer, Ryan McGillicuddy, Peggy Sechrist, and Kara Kroeger

In this workshop will will:

• Learn to identify common grasses and forbs in your pastures.

• Understand the value these plants offer to wildlife and livestock.

• Discover how to monitor pasture biodiversity and ground cover.

• Talk with other local producers about what grazing strategies work well for them.

• Understand how to apply active riparian revegetation techniques.

• Gain knowledge of how to optimally graze riparian areas.

• Learn techniques to improve soil infiltration/water holding capacity and prolong forage.

 

Contact soilforwater@ncat.org for more information or visit soilforwater.org/events-calendar/ to register.

 

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For more information, please contact: NCAT, (406) 494-4572