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20th Annual Northwest Pennsylvania Grazing Conference
March 16, 2017 @ 7:45 am - 4:30 pm$40
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You won’t want to miss this grazing conference – Celebrating Milestones is the Theme! Baxter Black will start the event off right with a special video introduction to help us celebrate our 20th year.
Keynoter JIM GERRISH, noted author and independent grazing lands consultant will share his 22-years’ experience on a 260-acre commercial cow/calf and contract grazing operation where he converted a worn out marginal crop farm to a highly productive grass farm.
DAVE WHITE worked with NRCS for over 33 years, retiring as Chief of the Agency. He talks about milestones that forward-thinking graziers and conservation minded farmers have made in protecting our nation’s resources.
JAY FUHRER has been working with cropping systems, grazing systems, and cover crops for 35 years. He shows us how integrating livestock, multispecies covers, and using a holistic approach can improve soil health and the farm.
AARON & MELISSA MILLER have been farming for nearly thirty-five years, and raising grass-fed and pastured livestock for direct-to-market sales since 1999. They will speak about the economics of grass finishing beef on their farm.
Find out more about this event, and register at headwaterspa.org