University of Maryland Extension

2020 Tri State Hay & Pasture Converence

Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Garrett College CTTC
116 Industrial Dr.
Accident, MD 21520
United States
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Tri State Hay and Pasture Conference

January 16, 2020

Garrett College CTTC

Program Agenda


8:30 a.m. --9:00 a.m.   Registration


9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.        Moderator Welcome

             Moderator: Willie Lantz, Extension Educator, University of Maryland Extension


9:15 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.        Tips and Tricks for Successful Forage Over-             

                                           seeding/ Renovation/Establishment

             Dave Myers, Extension Educator, University of Maryland Extension Anne Arundel Co.


9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.      Utilizing a Sacrifice Lot during Rotational Grazing

             Beth Goering, Grazing Specialist, USDA-NRCG

10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.    Break


10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.    Making the Most of Adaptive Grazing in Building a Productive                                            Pasture-Based Livestock System

            Matt Poore, NC State Animal Science Department Extension Leader and Ruminant                        Nutrition Specialist


11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.   Putting it All Together: Making Quality Hay and Haylage

            Dave Myers, Extension Educator, University of Maryland Extension Anne Arundel     Co.


12:00 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.  Words from the Maryland Delaware Forage Council

            Amanda Grev, Member of Board of Directors-MDFC


12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.    Lunch


1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.      Building a Balanced and Resilient Forage System Using                                                       Perennials and Annuals

             Matt Poore, NC State Animal Science Department Extension Leader and Ruminant                         Nutrition Specialist


2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.     The Wonderful World of Annuals- Where Do They Fit in Maryland?         

            Amanda Grev, Extension Forage Specialist, University of Maryland


Supported by the Department of Animal and Avian Sciences, University of Maryland, through an endowment from the Jorgensen Family Foundation.



To Register – Call the Garrett County Extension Office at 301-334-6960 or you can register and pay online at If pre-registered by Monday, January 13th the cost is $20.00 which includes lunch.  Registrations after Jan 13th will be $25.00. Preferred payment is by check made payable to the University of Maryland Extension. Registration fees will be added if paid online.


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If you have a financial/disability need that requires special assistance for participation please contact the office at 301 334-6960.

Early Bird (by 1/13/2020)-$20.00/Late Registration (after 1/13/2020)-$25.00
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