Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sustainable livestock and agroforestry operations - Publications

 Sustainable Agroforestry Practices in the Southeastern United States: Training Handbook https://www.tuskegee.edu/Content/Uploads/Tuskegee/files/CAENS/Others/agroforestry/Agroforestry_Handbook.pdf
Forage Selection, Establishment, and Management in Silvopasture https://www.tuskegee.edu/Content/Uploads/Tuskegee/files/CAENS/Others/agroforestry/ForageSelect.pdf
Educational Video: Sustainable year-round forage production and grazing/browsing management for goats in the Southern Region https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wq9wTE7-HkA&feature=youtu.be
Sustainable year-round forage production and grazing/browsing management for goats in the Southern Region https://www.tuskegee.edu/Content/Uploads/Tuskegee/files/CAENS/TUCEP/Livestock%20program/Year-RoundPasture_Handbook(1).pdf
Cool-season forages for sustainable goat production: Research highlights https://www.tuskegee.edu/Content/Uploads/Tuskegee/files/CAENS/TUCEP/Livestock%20program/Winter_Forage.pdf

Friday, March 24, 2017

Tuskegee University Annual Goat Day 2017

Tuskegee University 2017 Annual Goat Day is Scheduled on April 8. More information is available at this link: http://www.tuskegee.edu/academics/colleges/caens/goat_day.aspx

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Pasture Walk @ Union Spring, Aprill 22, 2017

When: April 22, 2017, 9:00 - 11:00 AM
Where: Union Hill Baptist Church, 434 County Road 59, Union Springs, AL 36089

Pasture walk is a brief event designed to accommodate busy farmers, who cannot devote much time but willing to learn the effective ways of improving and managing pastures for sustainable livestock operation. The purpose of this event is to educate on and demonstrate livestock farmers various cool-season forages that are suitable in the local area for improving winter pastures. More information about the event is presented in the Event Flyer.

Participation to this event is free; however, preregistration is required for management purpose by April 14, 2017. To register directly online, please Click Here. For registration formClick Here. Please register quickly and secure your seat on time.