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Additional Grazing Workshops-March
By Shane Robins

March 24 and 25

Two-day workshop focusing on Grazing Management Principles

Brandon Research Station 

10:00 a.m. start each day

Registration fee – $75

Instructor – Blaine Hjertaas

 Day 1

Ecosystem Functions – working with nature

Grazing principles – Blaine Hjertaas’s personal experience

Grazing charts – fill out sample ranch chart

Day 2

Land planning – thinking it through

Review of grazing principles

Individual grazing planning

 

The goal of this two-day workshop is each producer leaves with a completed grazing management plan for his or her own farm.

Blaine Hjertaas is a Certified Holistic Management Educator and producer from Redvers, SK. Blaine uses the holistic model to help guide his decision making. He focuses on three priorities when making decisions on his farm: the health and happiness of the farm family, environmental health of his land and animals, and profit (trying to be a least-cost producer). 

 

 

RSVP to Michael Thiele at 365-6334 or mthiele@mymts.net

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