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Methods to reduce drought effects focus of Campbell County workshop

March 19 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

The effects of drought on ranch economics, the animals and the range are topics of the “Impacts of Drought” workshop Monday, March 19, in Gillette.

            The session is 12:30-4 p.m. in the Cottonwood Room at the Campbell County University of Wyoming Extension office, 412 S. Gillette Ave., said Blake Hauptman, extension educator.

            Topics are:

            * Economic effects of drought. Drought’s impact on stocking ratios and feeding and economic practices.

            * Animal response to range. Management and nutritional strategies to reduce forage needs while still maintaining high performance levels.

            * Native range response. Drought impacts to range and the basics of grass growth and timing with regard to precipitation.

            RSVPs are requested to the Campbell County extension office at 307-682-7281 by Monday, March 12.


March 19
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm


Campbell County University of Wyoming Extension office
412 S. Gillette Ave.
Gillette, Wyoming
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