Know a beginning or transitioning farmer who’s interested in raising livestock on pasture? Good news! We’ve got a workshop coming up just for them.
This interactive workshop is taught by leading farmers, educators, and researchers; and provides comprehensive niche meat training from pasture to sale for beginning and transitioning farmers. Producers will learn about pasture management techniques including rotational grazing, mobile units, and paddock demos for pork and poultry, nutrition and feeding guidelines including when to use alternative feeds, how to determine markets and scale, and liability requirements and coverage. Details to follow.
Registration opens February 1, 2017 @ www.ncchoices.com