College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Animal & Avian Sciences

Dairy Field Day - CMREC

  University of Maryland Dairy Field Day and Tour

Central Maryland Research and Education Center

4240 Folly Quarter Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042

October 18, 2017

 **Continuing Education Credits in Nutrient Management will be available for attending**

  • 9:30 a.m. - Registration in AMS Building

Program

  • 10:00 – 10:35 a.m. Small Scale Anaerobic Digestion and Manure Management 

                                  Stephanie Lansing, University of Maryland, College Park

                                  Curt Gooch, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

  •  10:35 – 11:05 a.m.  Manure Lagoon Safety

                                   Gary Felton, University of Maryland, College Park

                                   Curt Gooch, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

  •  11:05 - 11:35 a.m.  Where do those NRC Nutrient Requirements Come From Anyway?

                                   Rich Erdman, University of Maryland, College Park

  • 11:35 – 12:10 p.m.  Evaluating Cover Crop Combinations for Green Chop Feed

                                  Robert Kratochvil, University of Maryland, College Park

  •  12:10 – 1 p.m. - Warm Lunch

 Tours 

  •  1:00 - 130 p.m.  Following Antibiotics in the Manure Trail

                             Stephanie Lansing, University of Maryland, College Park

  •   1:30- 2:30 p.m. (Wagon Tour)  Field Demonstration of Manure Injector

                           Jeff Semler and Matt Morris, University of Maryland Extension

  •  2:30 p.m. - Adjourn

 ** To recieve Continuing Education Credits, please be sure to sign in at the registration table at the Field Day with you farm information**

Registration: There will be a registration fee of $10 for the event, which includes all tours, educational material and a warm lunch. Registration may be done oline, via eventbrite or through via check payable to The Univeristy of Maryland using the mailing address listed below. Please contact Racheal Slattery, Dairy and Beef Extension Coordinator (rslatt@umd.edu) with any questions or concerns.

Online - Eventbrite

Mail checks to: Racheal Slattery

                         Department of Animal and Avian Sciences

                         8127 Regents Drive                        

                         College Park, MD 20742 

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