Southern Indiana Grazing Conference
A phone/device charger was left behind at the Southern Indiana Grazing Conference held on Wednesday, March 4. If you are missing this item, please contact the SWCD office, 812-254-4780 x3 to claim it, and we'll get it back to you!
The date for the SIGC is - March 4, 2015. 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Eastern time)
We're moving to a new location! The 2015 SIGC will be held at WestGate Academy near Odon IN. We're pleased to announce this move to a larger, state-of-the-art facility. If you are using Mapquest or Yahoo Maps to plan your route to the conference, please use this address: IN-558 & E County Road 1650 N, Odon IN 47562.
The SIGC is sponsored in part through an ISDA Livestock Grant
2015 SIGC Agenda:
7:00 a.m. - Registration - Free cinnamon rolls, coffee, juice & milk.
8:00 a.m. - Welcome & Introductions
8:15 - 9:30 a.m. - Kate Yegerlehner - "Make Grazing Your Business"
9:30 - 9:45 a.m. - Break
9:45 - 10:45 a.m. - Gearld Fry - "Animal Indicators for Insight"
10:45 - 11:00 a.m. - Break
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Dr. Peter Ballerstedt - "Meat As Medicine"
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - LUNCH (catered by The Schnitzelbank)
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Ernest Weaver - "Filling in the Voids with Forages for Energy"
2:00 - 2:15 p.m. - Break
2:15 - 3:30 p.m. - Gearld Fry - "Selecting the Right Animals for Grass"
3:30 - 3:45 p.m. - Last questions for our speakers