Getting the Most out of Your Pastures

Title: Getting the Most out of Your Pastures
Location: Miniota, Melita, Mather
Dates & Locations:
Tuesday, February 11 – Miniota Community Hall
Wednesday, February 12 – Melita Legion Hall
Thursday, February 13 – Mather Community Hall

Start time – 9:30am – 4pm at all locations

Registration fee – $25 per person (lunch included)

Agenda:
• Getting the most out of your pastures
• Building a better solar panel
• Getting more out of every inch of water
• Creating a more dynamic mineral cycle
• Why biodiversity matters
• Balancing use and recovery
• Why it’s more important to quit making hay than quit feeding hay
• Effectively grazing winter pastures

Instructor:
Jim Gerrish is an independent grazing lands consultant providing service to farmers and ranchers on both private and public lands across the US and internationally. He has written a regular monthly column in The Stockman Grass-Farmer magazine for over 12 years. He has authored two books on grazing and ranch management: Management-intensive Grazing: The Grassroots of Grass Farming (2004) and Kick the Hay Habit: A practical guide to year-around grazing (2010).

Please RSVP to Michael Thiele at (204) 365-6334 or at mthiele@mymts.net.

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Start Date: 2014-02-11
End Date: 2014-02-13