August 9, 2017 - 9:56am --

The 2017 Beef and Forage Field night will be held Thursday August 24, 2017 from 5 to 8:30 pm at the Jackson Agricultural Research Station in Jackson Ohio. The event will feature presentations from OSU Extension and Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center researchers and educators, including Justin Kieffer, Scott Payne, Jess Bowen, Jimmy Henning and Jeff Moore.

Topics to be discussed during the evening include:

  • Adding value to calves to enhance marketing opportunitites
  • Managing the reproductive calendar to increase profibility
  • Successful forage seeding and inter-seeding

Pre-registration is required, deadline to register is August 21st. $10 per person, includes dinner. Registration and dinner begin at 5 p.m. Program begins promptly at 6 p.m. Make checks payable to Ohio State University/OARDC. Mail to Scott Payne, 019 Standpipe Road, Jackson, OH 45640.

For more information contact Scott Payne 740-286-3803 or

Beef and Forage Field Night