MDC, partners to host native forage workshop June 23 in Truxton

News from the region
Published Date

TRUXTON, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is partnering with the National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), MFA Incorporated, and the Soil and Water Conservation Society to host a native forage workshop Thursday, June 23 from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. The event will be held at Cope Farms Inc. located at 589 Highway E in Truxton.

Topics discussed during the program include Cope Farm’s history, establishment of native forages, grazing cattle and sheep on native forages, calibrating drills and sprayers, cost-share programs, and more.

Water will be provided. All discussions will be held outside, so participants should dress accordingly.

Advanced registration is required at Seats are limited.

For more information on the workshop, contact MDC Landowner Services Manager Seth Barrioz at