Alabama Novel Endophyte Tall Fescue Renovation Workshop, 2023

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Alabama Novel Endophyte Tall Fescue Renovation Workshop, 2023

This one day workshop focuses on managing tall fescue toxicity and integrating novel tall fescue varieties into a grazing system.

By Alliance for Grassland Renewal

When and where

Date and time

Tuesday, March 28 · 8am - 4:30pm CDT


Calhoun Community College - Advanced Technology Center 6250 Hwy 31 North Tanner, AL 35671

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About this event

  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

8:15 Registration Opens

8:45 Welcome Dr. Leanne Dillard, Auburn University

9:00 Tall Fescue Toxicosis: Symptoms and Causes Dr. Leanne Dillard, Auburn University

9:20 Toxicosis Management Dr. Craig Roberts, University of Missouri

10:20 Break

10:30 Seed Quality and Testing Dr. Carolyn Young, North Carolina State

11:00 Establishment and First Year Management Dr. John Andrae, Clemson University

11:45 Lunch and Producer Panel, hosted by Gerry Thompson

1:00 Company Highlights

1:30 Economics Dr. Matt Poore, North Carolina State

2:00 Cost Share and Incentive Programs Cedric Williams, USDA-NRCS

2:30 Travel to the Tennessee Valley Research and Extension Center, 9494 Experimental Loop, Madison, AL 35756

3:00 Hands On Activities and Tours:

* Drill Calibration - David Harkins

* Sprayer Calibration - Dr. David Russell

* Establishment Techniques - Dr. Leanne Dillard

* Variety Plots and Weed Control - Gerry Thompson

4:30 Adjourn

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