Pasture management and grazing and fencing

Date(s) - Thursday, Jan 25, 2018
6:00 pm-8:00 pm

Frank W. Bratt Agricultural Center


pasture management and grazing and fencing workshop will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25 at the Frank Bratt Agricultural Center, 3542 Turner Rd., Jamestown.

It is presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Chautauqua County’s Agriculture Program as part of their 2017-2018 L.E.A.F. (Learn. Empower. Achieve. Farm.) Workshop Series.

Workshop participants will have the opportunity to learn about improving pastures through grazing management, renovating pastures to improve quality and quantity of forage, sizing pasture for different livestock species, fencing options and providing water in pastures. The instructor for this workshop will be Lisa Kempisty, dairy/livestock educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension, who has worked with local dairy and livestock producers for more than 30 years on managing pastures and grazing strategies for raising healthy and productive animals who will be joined by industry leaders who will share their experiences.

The cost is $5 per family.

Pre-registration is required prior to the workshop to allow for adequate time to prepare printed resources and materials.

To register, email, or call 716-664-9502, ext. 202.