Ranch Tour

8:30 AM MDT
Vans leave DREC at 8:00 am

DREC Ranch
Headquarters

4 miles southwest of
Manning, ND



   

Vans will depart at 8:00 AM from the Dickinson Recreation Center [click here for map] for those who would like a ride to the Ranch Headquarters.

Observe range and beef research conducted at the DREC Ranch Headquarters. Enjoy a ride on horse drawn flatbeds touring management systems that producers can utilize. Lunch will be provided.

Tour Schedule

 
8:00 am Vans leave DREC for trip to Ranch

8:30 am
Refreshments

Stop 1
Livestock Density & Feedlot Runoff


Mark Glaser - ND Department of Health
Brian Markegard - Waste Management Engineer


Stop 2
Limited Intake Creep Feeding/
Forage Intake Digestibility Study

Adele Gelvin
Doug Landblom - DREC Assoc. Animal Scientist

Stop 3
Fat Supplementation Study
Doug Landblom
DREC Assoc. Animal Scientist

Stop 4
Hay Feeding Methods
Dr. Greg Lardy
NDSU Animal Science

Stop 5
Extending the Grazing Season with Corn Grazing
James Nelson
DREC Animal Scientist

Stop 6
12-Month Forage Management Study
Dr. Lee Manske
DREC Range Specialist

11:30 am
Lunch Served

12:15 pm
Return to DREC Main Station
   
[ Agronomy ] [ Beef ] [ Equine ] [ Horticulture ] [ Swine ] [ Grassland ]
[ Weather Data ] [ Station Stats ] [ CHAPS ] [ DREC Staff ] [ Upcoming Events ]
[ Search ] [ City of Dickinson ] [ Annual Reports ] [ Location ]
[ Contact DREC ] [ NDSU Ag Web ] [ NDSU Home ]