Central Ontario Agricultural Conference

  • 04 Mar 2016
  • 1:00 PM - 1:55 PM
  • 1 Georgian Drive, Barrie, ON


Switchgrass session on March 4, 1:00 PM with:

Jake DeBruyn OMAFRA

Roger Samson REAP-Canada

Urs Eggimann    Ontario Biomass Producers Co-op 

Growing and Using Switchgrass in Central Ontario - Switchgrass production and use holds a lot of potential in Central Ontario. As a perennial crop with significant biomass production, farmers are making money growing and selling or using switchgrass, primarily into the livestock bedding market. The Ontario Biomass Producers Co-op’s “Ag Biomass Markets” project has developed agronomy guidance documents, videos, and workshops – come learn about the practical on-farm steps to grow and use switchgrass. 

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