The Prairie County Extension Service will host its annual MSU Extension Winter Series on Thursday, January 30th. The Winter Series offers an agenda to satisfy the interests of both men and women. Winter Series is made possible by sponsors Prairie County Chamber of Commerce and Stockman Bank.
The Winter Series program will begin at the American Legion with a presentation on estate planning from 3:00-5:00 p.m. by Marsha Goetting, MSU Extension Family Economics Specialist. From 5:00-6:00 p.m., two sessions will be offered. Greg Johnson, MSU Extension Livestock Entomologist, will discuss how to manage insect pests of livestock at the Legion, and Tara Andrews, Custer County Extension Agent, will demonstrate tips and techniques for preparing homemade soups at the Prairie Community Center.
Supper will be served by the Prairie County Chamber of Commerce at 6:00 p.m. at the American Legion. Following supper, Doug Landblom, an Animal Scientist with the Dickinson Research Extension Center, will talk about how to integrate grazing into crop production.
Two Private Pesticide Applicator recertification credits are available for Winter Series participants.
Winter Series is part of a week long program will begin in Jordan and Circle on the 27th, Broadus and Ekalaka on the 28th, Baker and Wibaux on the 29th, Glendive and Terry on the 30th, and Miles City and Forsyth on the 31st. If you would like more details regarding the MSU Extension Winter Series, contact the Prairie County Extension Office at 635-2121.
Published January 22, 2014