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PFI Field Day: Organic Sheep Ranching and Prairie Restoration

September 15, 2011 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Sharon will share her organic sheep-production and grazing-management practices, including demonstrating a sorting chute/corral system designed with the help of Temple Grandin last year. She will also share with us her experiences with foliar feeding this year as well as native prairie restoration work on the farm.
Discussion Topics:
-Pasture health and vigor: discussion of foliar feeding pastures
-Sorting corral and chute, designed by Temple Grandin in Summer 2010
-Native prairie restoration activities
-Fencing off waterways

RSVP: by 9/5/11
Sharon, 515.249.1049 | ssk@kumandgo.com.

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Details

Date:
September 15, 2011
Time:
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Category:

Venue

Dalla Terra Ranch
35035 I Avenue
Earlham,IA50072United States
Phone:
515-249-1049
Website:
http://www.dallaterraranch.com
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