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Drought Listening Session for Agriculture

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
8:30am – 11:30am

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Legislative Office Building, Hartford

Senator Clark Chapin, in cooperation with UConn Extension, CT Farm Bureau, and NRCS, will host a listening session for agricultural producers to share experiences of drought and water quantity concerns in recent years and to offer input for planning and preparing for future drought events. The listening session will take place in the Legislative Office Building, Room 2C from 8:30 – 11:30 AM on November 15, 2016. The session will include an overview from UConn and partners on drought impacts to date and an outlook for the 2017 growing season. There will be a facilitated conversation and comment session that addresses the current state of drought preparedness for agricultural producers and opportunities for improving drought preparedness and agricultural water security.

RSVP for the program here: http://bit.ly/2emR5Xv

For more information, please contact Angie Murdukhayeva (angie@uconn.edu, 860-486-7176).

Contact:

Angie Murdukhayeva (angie@uconn.edu or 860-486-7176)

Extension (primary), College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, Office of Public Engagement, UConn Master Calendar

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