Symposium Main Session

29 Nov 2018
8:00 am - 12:15 pm

Symposium Main Session

Forage Quality
 8:00 Introduction
 8:05 Western Dairy Rations and Changing Role of Forages
 8:30 Evolution of Laboratory Measurements – Current and Future Possibilities
 8:55 Nationwide Reduced Lignin Alfalfa Research
 9:30 Seed Company Perspectives on Reduced Lignin Concept – Round Table
 9:55 Discussion

10:00 BREAK

Water Management and Productivity
 10:30 ET measurements in Alfalfa: How much water does it really need?
 10:50 Modelling Alfalfa Growth, Yield and Water Use
 11:10 Management of Alfalfa under High Salinity
 11:30 Innovations in Flood Irrigation
 11:50 Innovations in Sprinkler Technology