SUTHERLAND SPRINGS – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Bexar, Guadalupe and Wilson counties will present the Beef Cattle and Forage Management Field Day May 10.
The field day will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Bugg Farms, 1287 County Road 314 in Sutherland Springs.
The cost is $20, and lunch is included. An RSVP is required by May 8 to the AgriLife Extension office in Wilson County at 830-393-7357 or in Guadalupe County at 830-303-3889.n
Three hours of Texas Department of Agriculture continuing education units – two general and one integrated pest management – will be offered to commercial, non-commercial and private pesticide license holders.
Field day coordinators said attendees should bring a lawn chair and wear cool clothes, as they will be outside during the morning portion of the program.
Program topics and speakers will be:
Brush Management Control Options and Proper Timing, Dr. Bob Lyons, AgriLife Extension range management specialist, Uvalde.
Weed Control and Fertility Management for Improved Forages, Joshua McGinty, AgriLife Extension agronomist, Corpus Christi.
Cattle Market Outlook and Value of Beef Carcass, Dr. Joe Paschal, AgriLife Extension livestock specialist, Corpus Christi
Best Management Practices of Irrigation Systems for Row Crops and Improved Forages, Dr. Guy Fipps, AgriLife Extension agricultural engineer, College Station.
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