Nebraska Ranch Practicum Presentations 2017-2018

Tuesday & Wednesday, June 6 & 7, 2017
Dale Grotelueschen Beef Systems Approaches to Production Management
Dale Grotelueschen Practical Biosecurity and Biocontainment on the Ranch
Bethany Johnston, Jerry D. Volesky, Troy Walz Plant Basics and Identification
Jerry Volesky Seasonal Yield and Quality Patterns
Jerry Volesky Response to Defoliation
Jay Parsons Introduction to Smart Choices and Systems Thinking

Handouts

Jay Parsons A Process for Smart Choices in Agriculture
Jay Parsons Decision Process Framework
Jay Parsons Objective List



Thursday, July 6, 2017
Jerry Volesky Balancing Forage Supply and Demand



Wednesday & Thursday, September 6 & 7, 2017
Jerry Volesky Grazing Systems
Jerry Volesky Grazing Records and SanDRIS
Jerry Volesky Dormant Season Grazing
Rick Funston Reproductive Management
Rick Funston Marketing and Feeding Cull Cows