Expand Grazing Without Acquiring More Land

Title: Expand Grazing Without Acquiring More Land
Location: Interlake Cattlemen’s Co-operative Association Ltd. (Ashern Auction Mart)
Description: Tuesday, January 31, 2017
7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Join this free informative meeting offered by Manitoba Agriculture. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Year Round Grazing System in Western Canada
Ben Stuart, Union Forages, Hardisty, Alberta
-Ben hails from New Zealand where he developed a background in Intensive Grazing management.
-For the last 9 years he has managed a cattle, cropping and grass finishing operation running 1,600 breeding cattle near Hardisty.
-Also a summer grazing operation with 8,000 plus yearlings for up to 200 day grazing season in southeast Saskatchewan.

Beef Research Update
Dr. Emma McGeough, Assistant Professor, University of Manitoba
-Emma will talk about her research in Manitoba to develop sustainable cow/calf production systems to extend the grazing season and reduce the cost of production.

Complementary coffee and dainties will be provided.
Registration is not required.

Download the flyer.

For more information, call the Manitoba Agriculture Ashern GO Office at 204-768-2782.

Date: 2017-01-31