Welcome and Introductions
Wink Crigler, X Diamond Ranch
8:45 Public Lands Council Update from Washington
Kaitlynn Glover, Executive Director PLC
10:00 USFS Springerville District Update
Rob Levor and Ron Mortensen, USFS Apache-Sitgreaves
10:15 USFS Regional Update
Judith Dyess and Kent Ellett, USFS Region 3
10:45 Free-roaming horses in montane riparian areas: Additional resource pressure Mary Nichols, USDA, Agricultural Research Service
11:30 Adding technology to the range rider program
Andrew Antaya, University of Arizona School of Natural Resource and the Environment
12:00 LUNCH (provided with $20 registration payable at door) ** Please RSVP by calling
the X Diamond Ranch at ( 928 ) 333-2286.
1:00 Plant Growth and Development: Plant Response to Grazing
Andrew Brischke, University of Arizona Cooperative Extension
1:45 Rangeland Stocking Rate Basics
Josh Grace, University of Arizona Cooperative Extension
2:30 Natural Resource Issues
Doyel Shamley, Apache County Supervisor (Ret);
Candidate for Congress, First Congressional District
Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Jeffrey C. Silvertooth, Associate Dean & Director, Economic Development & Extension, College of Agriculture Life Sciences, The University of Arizona. The University of Arizona is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation in its programs and activities.
There is a $20 registration fee for the workshop to cover lunch and handouts. Please help us in preparing by registering your RSVP to 928-333-2286 no later than Friday April 17, 2020. Payments will be made at the door.
Contact George Ruyle at 520-621-1384