New England Forage and Weed ID and Management Training Project


This two-year professional development project, funded by Northeast SARE, is designed to help agricultural service providers and personnel working in Extension, USDA NRCS, State agricultural agencies, and non-government organizations throughout New England better identify forage/pasture plants and forage weeds and study pasture and haycrop management strategies to optimize forage production and quality on livestock farms.

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Webinar Series

Check out our up coming and past webinars and download handouts and presentations.

Project Tools and Templates
Resources By Topic
Periodically check the topic links below because we will continually post new documents and links.  The topics without links are being constructed.
If you have any materials that you like and are relevant to any of these topics, please send them to me and I'll post them.

2015/16 Training Calendar

For More Information

The project is a collaboration between the University of Vermont Extension and the University of Maine Cooperative Extension. The project team includes:

Northeast SARE is a regional program of the nationwide SARE which offers competitive grants to projects that explore and address key issues affecting the sustainability and future economic viability of agriculture. The program is authorized under Subtitle B of Title XVI of the Food, Agriculture, Conservation, and Trade Act of 1990.  It's wider mission is to advance, to the whole of American agriculture, innovations that improve profitability, stewardship, and quality of life by investing in groundbreaking research and education. For more information go to,

This site is maintained by, Plant & Soil Science Department, University of Vermont.