EAST ANR Update Agenda


Day 1 ‐ October 24, 2017

Time

Topic

Presenter

8:15am

Registration, Breakfast, & Networking

8:45am

Opening Remarks

Gary Palmer

9:00am

AgrAbility

Mike Lewis

9:30am

Nutrient Management

Tammy Barnes & Amanda Gumbert

10:30am

Break

10:45am

Beef IRM

Les Anderson

11:45am

Lunch

12:15pm

Forage Crops Health
Handout: Haylage

Jimmy Henning

1:15pm

Breakout Sessions (pick one):

Master Logger

Chad Niman

Farm Pond Management

Handout: Pond Management

Forest Wynne

2:00pm

Break

2:15pm

Rotating Stations (30 minutes each):

Wildlife Management

Matt Springer

Sheep & Goat

Ken Andries

Haylage

Jimmy Henning

Agent Stories ‐ Master Haymaker

Nick Roy & Ricky Arnett

4:15pm

Wrap‐Up Day #1

Gary Palmer


Day 2 ‐ October 25, 2017

Time

Topic

Presenter

8:15am

Registration, Breakfast, & Networking

8:45am

Opening Remarks

Gary Palmer

9:00am

SNAP ED

Debra Cotterill

9:30am

CLD

Bryan Hains, Kristina Hains, Linda McClanahan, and Ray Tackett

10:00am

Food Safety

Paul Vijayakumar

10:30am

Break

10:45am

Pasture Walk (Weed ID)

JD Green

11:45am

Lunch

12:15pm

Breakout Sessions (pick one):

Master Gardener

Rick Durham

Nut Tree Growing

John Strang

Hemp Production

Tom Keene

12:45pm

Break

1:00pm

Rotating Stations (40 minutes each):

Cover Crops for Gardeners

Erin Haramoto

Grafting Tomatoes

Mark Henkle

Pesticide Program Update

Ric Bessin

3:00pm

Break

3:15pm

Farm Infrastructure Improvement

Steve Higgins

4:00pm

Wrap‐Up/Closing Remarks

Gary Palmer