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Fayette County Extension Office

1140 Harry Sykes Way

Lexington, KY 40504

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8:00 AM Registration, exhibits, silent auction and refreshments

8:45 AM Welcome and Introductions – Ray Smith, University of Kentucky

9:00 AM Economics of hay production - Greg Halich, University of Kentucky

9:40 AM Hay prices and trends – David Knopf, Kentucky Agricultural Statistics Service

10:00 AM Break, visit sponsors and silent auction

10:30 AM Update on hay making equipment and technology – Josh Jackson, University of Kentucky

11:00 AM Barn considerations for cash hay operations – Morgan Hayes, University of Kentucky

11:30 AM Evolution of mechanization and transport in my hay operation – Ron Tombaugh, Dart Hay Service, Inc., Streator, IL

12:15 PM Lunch

1:00 PM Alfalfa Awards and Silent Auction Results-Ray Smith, University of Kentucky

1:15 PM Farmer Panel: Baleage – How it works on my farm, Todd Clark, Lexington, KY; Tom Wright, Shelbyville, KY; and Jody Watson, Jackson, TN; moderated by Chris D. Teutsch, University of Kentucky

2:30 PM How good is our Kentucky haylage? A summary of farm results – Jimmy Henning

3:00 PM Survey and Adjourn

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Fayette County Extension Office

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Lexington, KY 40504

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