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Ohio Forage and Grasslands Council

2018 Annual Meeting 

February 9, 2018

Ohio Department of Agriculture 8995 E. Main St.

Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068

8:30 am

Registration and Refreshments

9:00 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

By Secretary/Treasurer: Bob Hendershot

9:15 am

Establishment of Native Warm Season Grass Forages:” Why and How”

Dr. Pat Keyser

10:00 am

How We Are Going to Use Warm Season Grasses

Tim & Sandy Shoemaker – Highland County

10:30 am

Reconnecting Cattle and Quail NRCS’s Working Lands for Wildlife Program

Nick Schell – USDA-NRCS--Columbus, OH

11:00 am

Break and Meet with Vendors

11:15 am

Grazing Management for Native Warm Season Grass Forages

Dr. Pat Keyser

12:00 pm

Lunch and Meet with Vendors

12:40 pm

OFGC Business Meeting and Awards

1:00 pm

Grazing in Cleveland

Laura Minnig – Summit County

1:30 pm

Haying and Grazing Warm Season Grasses

Bob Hendershot – Pickaway County

2:00 pm

Reduced Lignin Alfalfa

Angie Parker

2:30 pm

OSU Forage Research for 2017 and Plans for 2018

Dr. David Barker


Adjourn, Have a Safe Trip Home!


Conference Fee includes:

Registration Breaks, Vendor Show, Meals

Cost:  $30.00 for members

          $65.00 for nonmembers

Online registration is due February 2, 2018. Any questions can be directed to Gary Wilson at 419-348-3500.


Non-Members use the "Register Now" button.