Noble Foundation Ranch Tour
The Wise County Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, Livestock and Forage Committee will be hosting a tour of the Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation on Friday, May 15th. The costs of the tour will be $25 per person which includes transportation and lunch. We will be leaving the Wise County Extension Office (206 South State St.in Decatur) at 7:30 am and arrive back at the Extension office in Decatur around 5:30 pm.
We will arrive at Noble Foundation’s Oswalt Ranch at 9:00 am. The topics covered for the day will be:
· The Integrity Beef Program
· Cattle Handling Facility-Live Demonstration
· Grow Safe System
· The Boar Buster
· Weather Outlook.
We will start at the Pasture Demonstration Farm where we will look at New Technology for Cattle Production/ Forage Measurement Technology. We will finish the day with one for their new forage management programs called “Forage 365.”
Our committee is excited about providing this opportunity to producers in Wise County. Registration for this program is due by May 8th. Space is limited, so please call to reserve your spot or if you would like more info please contact the Wise County Extension office at 940-627-3341.