2019 Baleage and Silage Short Course - Moultrie, GA

Photo Credit: Taylor Hendricks, Doctoral Candidate, UGA
Photo Credit: Taylor Hendricks, Doctoral Candidate, UGA
Photo Credit: Taylor Hendricks, Doctoral Candidate, UGA
Photo Credit: Taylor Hendricks, Doctoral Candidate, UGA

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Baleage and Silage Short Course - Moultrie, GA
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COST:

$80 per person

(Includes Program Materials and Meals)

 

REGISTRATION:

To Regiser online, CLICK HERE

To Register by check, CLICK HERE

LOCATION:

Sunbelt Ag Expo Grounds

Moultrie, GA

 

For Sponsorship Opportunities

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INTRODUCTION TO SILAGE AND BALEAGE

  • What is Silage? How Fermentation Works
  • Cutting and Wilting for Baleage
  • Inoculants and Silage Wrap Application
  • Feeding Baleage
  • Keys to Making Baled Silage

 

MANAGING FORAGE QUALITY

  • Understanding Forage Quality
  • Improving Forage Quality
  • Silage Fermentation and Characteristics

 

PEST MANAGEMENT

  • Problem Insects and what to do about Them
  • Problem Weeds and what to do about Them

 

HANDS ON ACTIVITIES AND EQUIPMENT

  • Forage Sampling Methods and Tools
  • Moisture Measurement
  • Soil/Plant Tissue Sampling and Results/Troubleshooting
  • Insects
  • Mowing
  • Raking/Tedding
  • Baling