Title: Manitoba Hay Day
Location: MBFI Farm, Brandon
Description: June 23, 2016, 9:30am – 4pm
Attend this field day and learn how to increase the quality of your valuable hay resources.
Watch infield demonstrations of new equipment from manufacturers and learn more about:
- how to harvest high quality hay
- fertility for optimum forage production
- soil salinity
- hay quality differences
10:00: Greenfeed – Winning the battle from start to finish– Ray Bittner
10:30: Hay Production Tips, Tricks, and Must do’s – Tim Clarke
11:00: Forage Producer Panel – Beef, hay, silage producers
12:00 – 1:00: Lunch
1:00: Green Gold Alfalfa Monitoring program – John McGregor MFGA
1:30: How Important is Forage Fertility? –John Heard, Ray Bittner
2:00: New Hay Equipment Demonstrations from Major Manufacturers.
Cost: $10, includes lunch. This is a rain or shine event.
Register: Portage GO Office at 204-239-3352
Location: Manitoba Beef and Forage Initiatives Farm, Corner of Highway 353 and #10 north of Brandon