November 1st, 2016; 6pm – 8pm; $5/family
This workshop will be led by two Chautauqua County Beef Producers, Ted Card and Dave Schauman, who have years of experience raising high quality beef cattle. The instructors will cover the basics of small scale beef production including animal sourcing and selection, health and nutrition, housing and fencing, and marketing. This workshop is designed for beginners interested in raising a few head of cattle for both home consumption and sale - Bring your questions as this will be a very interactive workshop.
This event is part of the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Program is made possible through the generous support of the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation. The L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Series is open to beginning farmers, established farms looking to diversify and grow, agriculture enthusiasts, homesteaders, and EVERYONE in between!
Key Information about the 2016-2017 L.E.A.F. Workshops
Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center
3542 Turner Road
Jamestown, New York 14701