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Pasture management seminar set in Franklin

A Pasture Management Seminar will be held at the Pridgeon Community Center in Franklin on Thursday, Dec. 10. Registration will begin at 7 a.m. with the program to begin at 7:30 and conclude at 4 p.m. The Community Center is at 351 Cooks Lane in Franklin.

The seminar will offer eight hours in CEU's for the private applicator license and certificate holders. It has also been approved for commercial/noncommercial licenses holders to receive all needed hours to renew their license.

The approved hours will include three hours in the General category, three hours in the Laws and Regulations category, and two hours in the IPM. The first five hours will satisfy requirements for Commercial License Holders.

Topics will include pasture management, forage supplemental feeding strategies, laws and regulations, brush and weed control methods, armyworms and grasshopper control and feral hog news.

You can stay for all or part of the program depending upon how many hours you need.

The registration fee of $35 will include a catered lunch and all handout materials.

Call 979-828-4270 and let us know if you are planning to attend or if you have any questions.


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