Pasture Management and Grazing
Thursday, February 9th, 2017; 6pm – 8pm; $5/family
Workshop participants will have the opportunity to learn about improving pastures through grazing management, renovating pastures to improve quality and quantity of forage, sizing pasture for different livestock species, fencing options, and providing water in pastures. The instructor for this workshop will be Lisa Kempisty, Dairy/Livestock Educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County, who has worked with local dairy and livestock producers for 30+ years on managing pastures and grazing strategies for raising healthy and productive animals.
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