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Southern Indiana Grazing Conference

The date for the 9th Annual SIGC has been set for March 7, 2018. The planning committee has confirmed our speakers: Dr. Allen Williams, PhD., President of Grass Fed Insights, LLC; Dr. Patrick (Pat) Keyser, PhD, Director of the University of Tennesee Center for Native Grasslands Management; and Dr. Ray Smith, PhD, Extension Forage Specialist, University of Kentucky.  Be sure to watch this page and follow the SIGC on Facebook for updates and information.

The 2018 SIGC will again be held at WestGate Academy Conferencing & Training Center, 13598 E 1650 N, Odon IN 47562.

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 Meet Our Speakers

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     Allen Williams, PhD                             Dr. Pat Keyser                         Dr. Ray Smith    



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 AGENDA   (All times are EST)

7:30 AM - Registration - Rolls, juice, coffee & milk available

8:30 AM - Welcome & Introductions

8:45 - 10:15 AM - Dr. Allen Williams, "Principles and Practical Applications of Adaptive Grazing"

10:15 - 11:00 AM - BREAK and NETWORKING

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Dr. Pat Keyser, "Optimizing Warm Season Forages"

12:00 - 1:00 PM - LUNCH

1:00 - 2:00 PM - Allen Williams, "Efficient and Effective Utilization of Perennial and Annual Forages"

2:00 - 2:30 PM - BREAK

2:30 - 3:30 PM - Dr. Ray Smith, "Making Tall Fescue Work"

3:30 - 3:45 PM - Last questions for our speakers


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