UCCE Silage Day Aug. 23, Modesto

Thursday, August 23, 2012 • Modesto, CA

Past Event:

UCCE Silage Day will be Thursday, Aug. 23, at Modesto Harvest Hall, Stanislaus Ag Center: 3800 Cornucopia Way, Modesto, Calif.

Bring in your silage samples for DM analysis using NIR technology.


9:15 a.m. – Registration begins

9:45 - Welcome & introductions

10 - UCCE silage update

Jennifer Heguy, UCCE Dairy Advisor

10:20 - Timing harvest for silage quality

Dr. Heidi Rossow, UC Vet Med, Dairy Nutrition & Nutrient Management

10:45 – What’s the value of high quality corn silage?

Dr. Noelia Silva-del-Rio, UC Dairy Production Medicine Specialist

Break – Visit with meeting sponsors

11:30 - Feeding silage for production & animal health

Dr. Peter Robinson, UC Dairy Nutrition Specialist

Noon - Technology spotlight

Local dairy producer panel

Lunch – Visit with meeting sponsors

2 p.m. – Adjourn




There is no charge to attend

•RSVPs are appreciated to plan lunch and handouts

•Register at (209) 525-6800 or



 Questions? Please contact Jennifer Heguy, UCCE Dairy Farm Advisor @ (209) 525-6800 or

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Modesto Harvest Hall, Stanislaus Ag Center

Modesto, California
United States

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