Agriculture & Natural Resources

Nutrient Management Fall Equine Program

Title Delaware Cooperative Extension Nutrient Management program will conduct a specialized equine session on October 10, 2017, at the New Castle County Extension office, 461 Wyoming Road, Newark, Delaware 19717.

This evening program will feature Dr. Rose D. Nolen-Walston, of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine speaking on “Global Worming: How to prevent de-wormer meltdown in the 21st Century”, Mr. Kevin Donnelly, New Castle County Conservation District Coordinator speaking about New Castle County Conservation District Programs for Equine Operations and Susan Garey, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension Agent in Animal Science will give helpful pointers on fall fertilization and weed control for pastures.  Sydney Riggi, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension Agent, Nutrient Management will wrap up the evening speaking about Preparing an Animal Waste Management Plan for Your Farm. Time will be available for participants to begin creating their Animal Waste Management Plan if needed for their own operation. Nutrient management continuing education credits will be available for participants.

For more information email Terra Eby or call: 302-730-4000