04/06/17  Two Workshops Scheduled April And May


A pasture spraying equipment workshop and pond management workshop are scheduled in April and May. On Tuesday, April 18,  from 6 to 7:30pm, a pasture spraying workshop will be held at the Fordyce Civic Center, sponsored by the U of A division of agriculture and Dallas County Extension Service. The workshop is free and offered to anyone interested in pasture spraying equipment and guidance systems. U of A application technologist Jason Davis will conduct the workshop which will cover equipment guidance systems for ATV's and tractors, sprayer calibration and boom vs. boomless sprayers.

A pond management workshop will be held on Thursday, May 11,  from  6-7:30pm. You can get directions to the location of the workshop by calling the Dallas County Extension service. Scott Jones, small impoundment extension specialist at UAPB's aquaculture-fisheries center will conduct that workshop on aquatic week prevention and management, fish stocking and other pond problems. For more information on either workshop, call Keith Gresham at the Dallas County Extension service..870-352-3505.