An American Society of Agronomy Webinar sponsored by TriCal Triticale.
Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time: 12:30 pm Eastern/11:30 am Central/10:30 am Mountain/9:30 am Pacific
Research on maximizing forage on the acre using double crop systems with winter Triticale. Learn about crop management for quality, tonnage and timing in various double systems. Covered topics include planting depth, planting dates, nutrient management impact.
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Tom Kilcer, CCA
Advanced Ag Systems LLC
Tom Kilcer grew up on a dairy farm in Columbia County, New York. After BS in Fisheries Science from Cornell he worked on environmental impact studies for Peach Bottom and Indian Point Nuclear plants. In 1976 he obtained a second BS in Agronomy from Iowa State. For 33 years he was the multi-county Field Crop and Soils Educator; and Program Leader Cornell Cooperative Ex-tension of Rensselaer County, NY. In 2009 Tom moved to private consulting, with focus on research and education in close cooper-ation with University and Extension specialists. Much of Tom’s effort is to develop crops, rotations, and harvest systems to support high forage dairy diets that enable farms to compete nationally and globally. His innovative work includes wide swath haylage, red clover same day haylage, winter forage production and management, sorghum production and harvest for dairy cows.
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