1ST WORLD CONGRESS    

27 June TO  02 July 2004
ORLANDO, FLORIDA, USA
                        OF AGROFORESTRY
                   
                     Working Together for Sustainable Land-use Systems

PRE-CONGRESS WORKSHOPS

Sunday, 27 June 04

Workshop A: Silvopasture

9:00am

Opening Remarks and Introduction
Dr. Shibu Jose, University of Florida (UF)

9:05am

Silvopasture: An Introduction
Dr. Bruce Wight, National Agroforestry Center

9:30am

Silvopasture Establishment and Management:  The Challenges and The Needs
Drs. Jim Robinson and Sid Brantly, USDA NRCS

10:30am

Meat Goat Production Using Silvopasture
Dr. Kome Onokepise, Florida A&M University

11:00am

Break

11:15am

From a Mid-Rotation Loblolly Pine Plantation to Silvopasture - a North Florida Case Study
Dr. Jarek Nowak, UF

11:30am

Environmental Benefits of Silvopasture: A Case Study
Dr. Vimala Nair, UF

11:45am

Economic Benefits of Silvopasture
Dr. Janaki Alavalapati, UF

12:00pm

Conclude

Workshop B: SEADSS, Southeastern Agroforestry Decision Support System

9:05am

Opening Remarks and Introduction
Dr. Shibu Jose, University of Florida

9:10am

SEADSS an Introduction
Dr. Eddie Ellis, Center for Subtropical Agroforestry, UF

10:30am

Case Study

11:00am

Break

11:15am

Demonstration and Hands-on Exercise

12:05pm

Conclude

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