Roots of Resilience

Managing for Resilience: Northwest Grazing Conference 2017 Program Schedule

Northwest Grazing Conference 2017 Schedule

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
8:00 AM8:30 AMRegistration
8:45 AM9:00 AMOpening remarks, Sandra Matheson, President, Roots of Resilience
9:00 AM10:00 AMHarvesting Sunlight and Calving in Sync with Nature, Kit Pharo
10:00 AM10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AMNoonMatching Cow Size to the Environment, Kit Pharo
Noon1:15 PMLunch
1:15 PM2:30 PMUnderstanding Animal Behavior, Fred Provenza
2:30 PM2:45 PMBreak
2:45 PM3:45 PMClimate Change and Soil Health, Chad Kruger
3:450 PM4:00: PMBreak
4:00 PM5:00 PMWater Quality and Riparian Management, Tip Hudson
5:000 PM7:00 PMSocial Hour, networking, light appetizers, and no-host bar
Thursday, May 11, 2017
7:30 AM8:00 AMRegistration
8:00 AM8:15 AMOpening remarks
Marketing TrackGrassland Management TrackFilm Festival TrackForage and Finish TrackHolistic Management TrackLand Track
8:15 AM9:45 AMFood Selection and Nutrition, Fred ProvenzaGrassland Carbon Credits, Max DuBuisson
9:45 AM10:00 AMBreak
10:00 AM11:00 AMFood Selection and Nutrition (cont.)Into to Holistic Management, Roots of Resilience
11:00:00 AMNoonSoil Carbon Sequestration, Peter DonovanWater Quality and Riparian Management, Tip Hudson
Noon1:15 PMLunch
1:15 PM2:15 PMGetting Your Good Meat to Market: Processing, Pricing, and Marketing, Rebecca Thistlewaite and Tracy SmarciarzTargeted Grazing, Karen LaunchbaughManaging Lupine Toxicity, Paul KuberHolistic Planned Grazing, Beth Robinette and Maurice RobinetteClimate Change and Soil Health, Chad Kruger
2:15 PM2:30 PMBreak
2:30 PM3:30 PMDairy Marketing Panel, Allen VoortmanTargeted Grazing and Fire Control, Chris SchachtschneiderGrazing Cover Crops and Grass Finishing, Leslie Michael and Doug FinkelnburgHolistic Planned Grazing (cont.)Into to Monitoring, Roots of Resilience
3:30 PM3:45 PMBreak
3:45 PM4:45 PMLand to Market. Roots of ResilienceBiochar to Improve Degraded Range, Jim ArcheletaUsing Low Quality Forages, Don LlewellynHolistic Planned Grazing (cont.)Into to Holistic Land Planning, Doug Warnock
4:45 PM5:00 PMBreak
5:00 PM5:30 PMClosing remarks and evaluation

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