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Save the Dates for the 2018 Pennsylvania Forage Conferences! There will be two conferences taking place next year – one in Grantville and one in Indiana. Dr. Dan Undersander, Forage Specialist at the University of Wisconsin will deliver the keynote address. Undersander’s research objectives include determining factors affecting alfalfa plant health and survival; best management for harvested forage – big bale wrapping, fermentation of silage; optimum management practices for intensively grazed pastures considering forage, yield, quality, and effect on wildlife. More details will be forthcoming – keep an eye out on the PFGC website and in Lancaster Farming in the near future.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Park Inn by Radisson
1395 Wayne Avenue
Indiana, PA

Registration opens at 8:30 am

Wednesday February 28, 2018
Grantville Holiday Inn
604 Station Rd
Grantville, PA

Registration opens at 8:30 am

To register or for more details, contact Terri Breon at 814-355-2467 or email These conferences will be sponsored by the Pennsylvania Forage and Grassland Council, in collaboration with Penn State.

The Pennsylvania Forage and Grassland Council is dedicated to the production and utilization of quality forage and grassland.Our purpose is to improve all phases of forage and grassland agriculture by collecting, analyzing, and disseminating useful information.