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Successful hay growers are always striving to learning about innovative technologies and new practices that will provide them a positive return on investment and improve their bottom line. We invite you to an educational event created with these hay producers in mind.

Dan Putnam

On Thursday, June 21, the Peterson Cat's Klamath Falls location will be hosting a Hay Day featuring Dan Putnam, nationally recognized forage expert from UC Davis. Putnam will discuss the latest hay harvest management practices and explain the impact different harvesting equipment has on hay quality.

The harvesting experts from AGCO, Hesston Hay, and Peterson Cat also will be on hand to demonstrate the latest harvesting technologies and to demonstrate new equipment such as the newly Hesston by Massey Ferguson WR9900 Series self-propelled windrower, the industry’s leading Hesston 2200 Series large square baler and the innovative Fendt 900 Vario tractor.

We invite you to join hay producers from throughout the Klamath Falls area for this educational on-farm field day which begins at 9 a.m.

Where: 3075 Co. Road 104, Tulelake, California

When: Thursday, June 21, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Lunch will be served)

9:00 - 9:15 Welcome and Intro
9:15 - 9:45 Cutting Discussion
9:45 - 10:15 Dry Down Discussion
10:15 - 10:45 Raking and Baling Discussion
10:45 - 11:30 WR9900 Overview
11:30 - 11:45 Fendt Overview
11:45 - 12:15 Large Square Baler Overview
12:15 - 1:00 Lunch

To RSVP or schedule interviews, please contact Dee Weeda, or 641-344-0757. Shaun Allred, AGCO, 404-889-5668, will be your onsite contact during the event.

If you are unable to join us in Tulelake, a similar event will hosted by Agri-Service near Burley, Idaho, the first or second week of July. Please stay tuned for more details.