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PFI Field day: Dairy Farming Without Fossil Fuels

August 27, 2011 @ 1:00 PM

The field day will feature a wagon tour of the farm’s 60-paddock grazing system and a walk through the on-farm dairy processing facilities. Emphasis of the field day will be on the energy systems in place and planned for the farm as well as a general discussion of potential systems to make Iowa farms energy self-sufficient. Gregg Heide, an expert on wind energy, will help lead this discussion.

Discussion Topics:
-On-farm energy systems
-Grazing management
-Applying raw milk to pastures

Contact Practical Farmer’s of Iowa (PFI) for more info.

Details

Date:
August 27, 2011
Time:
1:00 PM
Event Category:

Venue

Radiance Dairy
Phone:
641 919 8554
1745 Brookville Road, Fairfield, IA 52556 United States

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