Forages in the Field Workshop: Where Reclamation and Agronomy Meet
28-Jun-2017 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Box 70
Brock, Saskatchewan S0L 0H0
Forages in the Field Workshop: Where Reclamation and Agronomy Meet

This specialized course is designed specifically for reclamation and environmental assessment practitioners.

Workshop Highlights: - Native grass ID in time for the field season - Upland forb identification using vegetative characteristics - Weed identification; including time spent understanding habitats and plant characteristics for better control - Building the understanding of ecological sites - Balanced combination of in-field & in- class time

What you will gain for yourself and your clients: - Enhanced native and forb ID skills - Improved understanding of species adaptation - Experience in time for the peak field season - Skills to speed up your in-field assessments - Participants of all skill levels will find this workshop beneficial

The Workshops will be led by some of Saskatchewan’s most experienced Ecologists and Botanists.

Jeff Thorpe is a Senior Ecologist who led the development of Saskatchewan’s Riparian, Range and Forest Assessment Methodologies. Bob Godwin is a Senior Plant Ecologist & expert in bird identification. Jeff and Bob developed the resource Ecoregions and Ecosites of Saskatchewan and have spent an extensive amount of time in grassland and wetland plant communities.

Registration Fee: $250 per person.
Includes lunch, snacks & plant ID resources.

Payment Options:
-Cheque payable to the Saskatchewan Forage Council and mail to Saskatchewan Forage Council, PO Box 308, Asquith SK S0K 0J0
-To pay by credit card, please contact the SFC at 306.329.3116 or e-mail

To register please contact the Saskatchewan Forage office to complete their form (
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