FWA Precision Agricultural Forum

When: Friday, January 19th, 2018 
Where: American Legion, 100 Parah Drive, St. Albans, VT 
Join the Farmer’s Watershed Alliance as we host our first ever Comprehensive Precision Agriculture Forum!  This event will showcase the latest technology being used in Vermont to plant seeds, fertilize fields, apply manure, harvest crops, and feed animals with a high degree of accuracy while recording valuable data which can be used to manage impacts on natural resources while maximizing return on investment.   
RSVP by Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018
Email FarmersWatershedAllianceNW@gmail.com or contact the FWA Coordinator, Catherine Davidson, at (781)507-5785.   
Please let us know if you would like to request a disability-related  accommodation and/or if anyone in your party has a food allergy.
3 Farmer Water Quality Credits Available with Attendance: 
Please be sure to sign in at the event!
Event Details: 
10:00 a.m. Meet at the American Legion 
10:15 a.m. Precision Ag. 101—Erick Haas, Cazenovia Equipment Co. 
11:00 a.m. Collecting, interpreting, and applying reliable data—Dean James, V.P. of the PA No-Till       Alliance; Cotner Farms 
12:00 p.m. Lunch 
12:45 p.m. Precision Manure    Management—Scott Magnan, Scott Magnan’s Custom Service 
1:15 p.m. Small Farm Perspective—Tim Magnant, Bridgeman View Farm 
1:30 p.m. Large Farm Perspective—Larry Gervais, Gervais Family Farm 
1:45 p.m. Operator Perspective/Seed Management—Steve Hardy, LD Oliver Seed Co. 
2:00 p.m. Equipment/Funding—Jeff Sanders 
2:15 p.m. Open discussion/Q&A 
Event Date: 
Friday, January 19, 2018: 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
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