Friday, November 24, 2017

Managing Drought Risk on the Ranch

Looking Ahead: Managing Drought and Recovery on the Ranch

Workshop presentation 5.21.2015

May 21, 2015

Beaver, OK

 

The National Drought Mitigation Center partnered with the Beaver County Extension to present this workshop, with funding support of the USDA Risk Management Agency.  Other partners included the USDA ARS, the Southern Climate Impacts Planning Program, and the Great Plains Grazing CAP. Lunch was sponsored by Hargrove Ranch Insurance and served by the Beaver County Conservation District.

Presentations:

Managing Drought Risk on the Ranch—Tonya Haigh, National Drought Mitigation Center
Drought in the High Plains: Current Status and Outlook - Gary McManus, Oklahoma Climatological Survey
The role of Pasture, Rangeland, and Forage Insurance in a Drought Plan— USDA Risk Management Agency Representatives
Thinking Outside of the Box: Fire, Grazing, and Rangeland Health— Sam Fuhlendorf, Oklahoma State University
Managing Regrowth and Drought Recovery - Curtis Bensch, Oklahoma Panhandle State University
Managing Cattle with Limited Forage Resources - Britt Hicks, Oklahoma State University
Producer Panel

AdobeConnect Archived Recordings (includes powerpoints and audio)

 http://ndmc.adobeconnect.com/p9ih33996oh/

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