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Forage Focus Conference 2019

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December 05, 2019
353 McCarthy Rd, Stratford, ON N5A 7S7

The Ontario Forage Council is proud to announce our upcoming annual Forage Focus Conference 2019. Again, this year this conference will be held in Stratford, at the Stratford Rotary Complex on Thursday, December 5, 2019.

Forage Focus will be live streamed to a number of remote locations in the northern and eastern parts of the province including Cochrane, Emo, Earlton and as far east as Moncton, NB. Those interested in hosting a remote location can find details on the OFC website:, or contact Patricia at 877-892-8663.

The program begins with registration and trade show, from 9 – 10 am, and speakers until 3:00pm. Presentations are CEU accredited. The cost of this years’ conference is $50 and includes conference proceedings and a hot lunch.

The keynote speaker at Forage Focus 2019 will be Joe Lawrence. Joe serves as Dairy Forage Systems Specialist with the Cornell PRO-DAIRY team. He has been involved in the northeast dairy industry his entire life, growing up on a farm in Northern NY and working as an Extension Educator and private sector Crop Advisor prior to his current role. His work has a strong focus on a whole farm approach to forage management.
Additional speakers will include; Christine O’Reilly and Alex Barrie from OMAFRA, an award-winning forage producer (TBA), and more!

Registration deadline is December 3, 2019.

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