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2017-2018 Ag Breakfast Series

November 14, 2017 – Livestock Cattle Performance and Winter Feeding Strategies.  Featured Speaker – Gabe Pent – Ruminant Livestock Specialist, Southern Piedmont AREC.  Sponsor: Halifax Co. Farm Bureau

December 12, 2017 – Business Strategies and Financial Management.  Sponsor:  Farm Credit

January 16, 2018 – Pasture Weed Control & Forestry.  Featured Speakers – Michael Flessner – Extension Weed Specialist, Virginia Tech & Jason Fisher – District Extension Agent.  

February 13, 2018 –  Row Crop Production.  Feature Speakers – David Holshauser – Associate Professor, Argronomics & Soybean Production & Wade Thomason – Professor, Corn and Small Grain Ecosystems and Management.  Sponsor: Crop Production Service-Crystal Hill

March 13, 2018 – Soil Health and Grazing Annuals.

All meetings will be held at the Halifax County Agricultural Marketing Center from 9 am until 11 am.  Please RSVP to Halifax SWCD at 434-476-7923 by the day before the meeting.  The meetings are free to attend. 



Board of Directors– Jason Fisher, Larry Layman, Bruce Pearce, Page Wilkerson, and Bobby Hall– Blair Hall, Hudson Reese, and Rebekah Slabach not pictured.