Cover Crop Field Day October 9, 2009
Smith Oak Farm Hosted by Jefferson County Conservation District
The fog and clouds were heavy.
 
After registration and breakfast, the field day  was ready to begin.
Jim Berry, JCCD and Suzy Smith, Smith Oak Farm welcomed everyone to the farm.
Participants were transported to the stations by the Smith Oak Shuttle or one of the hay wagons. JCCD Director, Allen Camp...
Manure Calibration Emily Bloom, Indiana Conservation District
Participants learned how to calibrate two kinds  of manure spreaders.  First was the liquid manure spreader. Jamie Ulrich,...
Then the dry manure spreader.
Energy Crop Plots
Dave Wilson, King’s Agriseeds, Inc. George Miller, PA Game Commission Dave Wilson, King’s Agriseeds, Inc. and Joel Hunter,...
 
No-Till Cover Crop Plots
Ron Hoover, Penn State University Kevin Fry, Penn State Cooperative Extension
Aerial Seeding
Jim Berry, JCCD; Dave Farwell, Rebecca Lynn Flying Service; Wayne Kizer, K B Seed Solutions
Animal Mortality Composting
Susan Alexander and J. Craig Williams, both of Penn State Cooperative Extension
 
No-Till Demonstration
George Miller and Dale Kammedeiner, PA Game Commission Ray Wiggers, Wiggers Farm Equipment Ron Hoover, Penn State Cooperat...
Bill Smith, Smith Oak Farm Joel Myers, No-Till Alliance
Todd and Terry Shearer, T. R. Shearer Ag Commodities T. R. Shearer Ag Commodities
Front - Deb Wilson, Missy Buck, Suzy Smith; Back - Shaun Wessell, Jim Berry, Bill Smith Brockway High School Future Farmer...
 
JCCD Directors, Jack Corbin and Paul Corbin
Thank you to Smith Oak Farm! Tyler and Jack Smith L to r, Tyler, Justin, Suzy, Jack, Weston and Bill Smith Paul Smith Harr...
Thank you to our Sponsors/Partners PA No-Till Alliance PA Ombudsman Program Penn State Cooperative Extension Penn State Un...
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  1. 1. Cover Crop Field Day October 9, 2009
  2. 2. Smith Oak Farm Hosted by Jefferson County Conservation District
  3. 3. The fog and clouds were heavy.
  4. 5. After registration and breakfast, the field day was ready to begin.
  5. 6. Jim Berry, JCCD and Suzy Smith, Smith Oak Farm welcomed everyone to the farm.
  6. 7. Participants were transported to the stations by the Smith Oak Shuttle or one of the hay wagons. JCCD Director, Allen Campbell
  7. 8. Manure Calibration Emily Bloom, Indiana Conservation District
  8. 9. Participants learned how to calibrate two kinds of manure spreaders. First was the liquid manure spreader. Jamie Ulrich, State Conservation Commission
  9. 10. Then the dry manure spreader.
  10. 11. Energy Crop Plots
  11. 12. Dave Wilson, King’s Agriseeds, Inc. George Miller, PA Game Commission Dave Wilson, King’s Agriseeds, Inc. and Joel Hunter, Penn State Cooperative Extension
  12. 14. No-Till Cover Crop Plots
  13. 15. Ron Hoover, Penn State University Kevin Fry, Penn State Cooperative Extension
  14. 16. Aerial Seeding
  15. 17. Jim Berry, JCCD; Dave Farwell, Rebecca Lynn Flying Service; Wayne Kizer, K B Seed Solutions
  16. 18. Animal Mortality Composting
  17. 19. Susan Alexander and J. Craig Williams, both of Penn State Cooperative Extension
  18. 21. No-Till Demonstration
  19. 22. George Miller and Dale Kammedeiner, PA Game Commission Ray Wiggers, Wiggers Farm Equipment Ron Hoover, Penn State Cooperative Extension
  20. 23. Bill Smith, Smith Oak Farm Joel Myers, No-Till Alliance
  21. 24. Todd and Terry Shearer, T. R. Shearer Ag Commodities T. R. Shearer Ag Commodities
  22. 25. Front - Deb Wilson, Missy Buck, Suzy Smith; Back - Shaun Wessell, Jim Berry, Bill Smith Brockway High School Future Farmer’s of America Suzy, Justin and Weston Smith
  23. 27. JCCD Directors, Jack Corbin and Paul Corbin
  24. 28. Thank you to Smith Oak Farm! Tyler and Jack Smith L to r, Tyler, Justin, Suzy, Jack, Weston and Bill Smith Paul Smith Harry Smith
  25. 29. Thank you to our Sponsors/Partners PA No-Till Alliance PA Ombudsman Program Penn State Cooperative Extension Penn State University Pioneer Seeds Plum Hollow Dairy Rebecca Lynn Flying Services S&T Bank SeedWay Seeds Smith Oak Farm Soil & Water Conservation Society Spruce Lawn Farm T. R. Shearer Ag Commodities TeamAG, Inc. United Dairy Veolia Environmental Services Rudy Vrbanic Wiggers Farm Equipment, Inc. Ag Choice Farm Credit Cedar Meadow Farm Clearfield Conservation District Community First Bank DuBois Seeds Ernst Conservation Seeds H&L Concrete Contracting Headwaters RC&D Herb Landes Indiana Conservation District Jefferson County Commissioners Jefferson Co. Development Council Jefferson-Clarion Pamona Grange Maple Mountain Equipment K B Seed Solutions King’s Agriseeds, Inc. NRCS Oregon Rye Grass Commission PA Game Commission

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