March 13, 2012, 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Oakdale Community Center, 110 S. Second St., Oakdale
This meeting is sponsored by the UCCE, the California Beef Cattle Improvement Assoc. and the Calaveras, Tuolumne and San Joaquin/Stanislaus Cattlemen’s Association.
9:30 a.m. Registration
10 Animal Health Updates, Dr. John Maas
10:45 Nitrogen Fertilization to Reduce Invasive Forages, John Davy
11:15 What are herd bulls accomplishing in multiple sire breeding pastures?, Dr. Allison Van Eenennaam
Noon Beef Lunch
12:45 p.m. Rangeland Water Quality Updates, Dr. Ken Tate
1:30 Integrated Weed Management, Theresa Becchetti
2:45 Bare ground as an indicator of rangeland health, Julie Finzel
3:00 Rewarding Farmers and Ranchers for Steward ship, Kelli McCune
3:15 Cost share possibilities for rangelands