Grazing Class goes to Bethel, Maine!
Harvesting The Sun With Livestock
- Starts Jun 4Starts Jun 4
- 95 US dollars$95
- Earthwise Farm & Forest
Host: Morning Glory Farm When: Sunday, June 4th from 10 am - 4 pm Where: At Morning Glory Farm (https://www.facebook.com/MorningGloryFarmMaine) Description: Interested in improving your grazing skills or new to Management Intensive Grazing? This class will employ the teachings of Holistic Management along with the techniques of Management Intensive Grazing (MIG) to assist you in improving pasture productivity and raising healthy livestock. Class content will include: • Tour of Pastured Livestock Systems at Morning Glory Farm • The How & Why of Management Intensive Grazing • Pasture system design for you and your livestock • Calculating livestock feed needs • Planning for the whole growing season • Multi Species Grazing • Plant identification • Electric fencing (temporary and permanent) for your various livestock groups * Organic Certification - what do you need to do to certify your farm - it may be easier than you think Participants will come away with the information needed to build a grazing plan for their farm, along with handouts and resources to continue on their journey with confidence. About the Instructor: Lisa McCrory is a Grazing and Whole Farm Planning consultant with 30 years of grazing experience and training in Holistic Management (c). She and owns and operates Earthwise Farm & Forest in Bethel, VT. Their farm is draft-animal powered & certified organic, incorporating biodynamic, regenerative, and ecological practices & principles. They produce and market organic grass fed raw milk; organic pasture raised chicken, heritage turkey, & beef; (non-organic) pastured eggs, ecologically managed forest products, and a half acre of organic vegetables, herbs and flowers. Cost: $95 per person. Payment for the class is on-line (credit card or paypal), Venmo, or by sending a check to: 341 Macintosh Hill Rd, Randolph VT 05060. Class includes handout, digital material, and product catalogs For more info: firstname.lastname@example.org FB Event Description: https://www.facebook.com/events/1023939651902500/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A%7D
341 Macintosh Hill Road, Bethel, VT, USA