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Commodities: Field Crops: Forages

UGA|UF CORN SILAGE AND CONSERVED FORAGE FIELD DAY - 2011

June 16, 2011 University of Georgia - Tifton Campus Tifton, Georgia

Agenda and Handouts

Click here for a printable agenda. Check back in a few days for links to web-video of some presentations.

Tour 1:Agronomic Issues:

Improving nitrogen fertilizer use– Dr. Glen Harris, UGA, Tifton

Update on weed control in corn and forage sorghum – Dr. Eric Prostko, UGA, Tifton

Tour 2:Forage Preservation:

Inoculants for preserving corn and bermudagrass forages– Dr. Adegbola Adesogan, UFL, Gainesville

Reducing DM and nutrient loss in high moisture forage– Dr. Kathy Orriola, UFL, Gainesville

Tour 3: Forage Utilization:

Use of byproduct to supplement forages for beef cattle (video link)- Dr. Lawton Stewart, UGA, Athens

Use of byproducts to reduce feed cost in dairy rations– Dr. Charlie Staples, UFL, Gainesville

Field Demonstration:
- Hay Outlook and Feeding Losses (video link) – Dr. Dennis Hancock, UGA, Athens
- Processing baleage and hay for use in TMR
– Dr. John Bernard, Tifton

 

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