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AT24-137 AgriLand Workshop, Lakehills

March 26 @ 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Event Title: AgriLand Workshop

VMS-AT: AT: Hill Country Chapter Other Approved Training (Enter AT#, Class Title as posted, Location, and Presenter)
Comments: AT24-137 AgriLand Workshop, Lakehills, Presenters: Peggy Hollin, Kason Haby, Rebecca Svoboda, Rachel Seets, Dave Mauk, Vick Alexander (AT=5h)

Event Date: 3/26/2024
Event Time: 12:00p-5:00p

Event Summary:
Hill Country Alliance is partnering with Alamo Resource Conservation & Development Area to host a FREE workshop in Lakehills, TX (Bandera County) focused on assisting local farmers, rancher and landowners.

Event Description:

12:00 pm Sign In & Registration begins ~ Peggy Hollin, Alamo RCD Outreach Director.

12:30 pm Opening Remarks ~ Peggy Hollin, Alamo RCD Outreach Director, Topic: Overview of Alamo RCD
mission and programs.

12:45 pm Grazing Management & Soil Health~ Kason Haby, Certified Professional in Range Management,
Topic: Overview of the central tenets of grazing management and discuss how grazing management can influence soil health.

1: 45 pm NRCS Programs and Funding opportunities ~ Rebecca Svoboda, District Conservationist for Bandera County NRCS, Topic: Overview of current NRCS Programs and Funding opportunities

2:15 pm Land Stewardship for Watershed Health ~ Rachel Seets, Landowner Outreach and Stewardship
Manager, Hill Country Alliance, Topic: Hill Country watersheds and riparian systems, their function and
importance, degradation factors and stewardship techniques.

3:15 pm Water Management & Drought Conditions in Bandera County ~ Dave Mauk, Bandera County River
Authority & Groundwater District, Topic: Water management & drought conditions in Bandera County and
resources available through BCRAGD.

3:45 pm Pesticides Laws & Regulations ~ Vick Alexander, Assistant Regional Director-Pesticides,
Topic: Overview of the laws and regulations for pesticide application.

4:45 pm to 5:00 pm Evaluations (REQUIRED). Question and Answer,  closing remarks ~ Peggy Hollin, Alamo RCD Outreach Director

Cost: Free

Register: Pre-Registration REQUIRED Online at https://www.alamorcd.org by March 24, 2024

EVALUATIONS Required at end of the event. Refreshments and one CEU will be provided.

The Way Church, Fellowship Hall (back entry)
7789 FM 1283
Lakehills, TX 78063

Peggy Hollin
Kason Haby
Rebecca Svoboda
Rachel Seets
Dave Mauk
Vick Alexander

Contact Information:

Organization Website:

Sponsoring Organization:
Hill Country Alliance
Alamo Resource Conservation & Development Area Inc.



The Way Church, Fellowship Hall (Rear Entry)
7789 FM 1283
Lakehills, TX 78063
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