Native Warm Season Grass Management Workshop

  • Jan. 23, 2020
  • 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • FCS Financial
    2600 South Limit
    Sedalia, MO 65301 directions to this event


This workshop will focus on ways to enhance or improve the forage base of central Missouri grass farms. The primary focus will be on establishment and management of native warm season grasses. Our featured speaker is Dr. Pat Keyser, Professor and Director of the University of Tennesee Center for Native Grassland Management at Knoxville, TN.

Dr. Keyser will present two talks: "NWSG Establishment" and "Long-Term NWSG Management for Grazing/Hay/Wildlife"

Additional Speakers and topics include:
Dr. Todd Lorenz: Nitrogen Fertility on Novel Endophyte Tall Fescue
Ryan Peck: NRCS EQIP and State Cost-Share Programs
Dave Niebruegge: Managing NWSG for Wildlife Conservation

Register Online, or by contacting the Pettis County Extension Center at 660-827-0591 or [email protected]

Cost: Free; lunch included
Registration  begins at 10:00; presenations begin at 10:30.

Contact: Gene Schmitz, [email protected], 660-827-0591

NRCS/MU Grasslands Project

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