Time & Location
Apr 22, 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Detla Dairy, Baskin, LA, USA
About the Event
Join us for a one-day free training with trainer Mark Kennedy, to learn how to evaluate your pastures and leave with the skills to identify your operation's needs. This full day training is open for producers, agencies, NGOs, and any others interested in learning how to evaluate pastures.
This training is a part of our organization’s commitment to education and technical assistance to ensure that Louisiana producers are receiving the best assistance from our wonderful agencies. There will be an aditional day reserved for only NRCS employees which will preface Friday's training.
Training will begin at the Northeast Research Station in Winnsboro, La. Luch is provided.
See schedule below:
8:30 Sign in, Welcome, Introductions
9:00 Discuss using the Pasture Condition Scoring Worksheet
9:30 Break and Go to the field
10:00 Practice Pasture Condition Scoring
12:30 Return to the Field
1:00 Pasture Condition Scoring on your own
2:00 Discuss Results/Break
2:30 Pasture Condition Scoring on your own
3:30 Discuss Results