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CCE Ulster: Getting Started with Rotational Grazing

  • CCE Ulster County 232 Plaza Road (Hannaford Plaza) Kingston, New York 12401 (map)

Getting Started with Rotational Grazing

  • Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

How can rotational grazing help you?  It can help you to increase your profits by:

  • Lowering your feed costs
  • Improving your pastures
  • Decreasing farm labor
  • Producing healthier animals

In this class, Livestock Educator, Jason Detzel, will teach the basics and benefits of rotating your animals, including:

  • The advantages of rotational grazing vs. traditional continuous grazing models
  • Planning a system that works for your particular property
  • Infrastructure and management
  • Calving and breeding considerations
  • Water and forage management
  • Use of stockpiling forage for winter

Walk-ins are welcome but space is limited.  Register ahead with payment to reserve your seat.  Registration deadline:  March 2.   

Earlier Event: March 2
2018 Soil Health & Cover Crop Meeting
Later Event: March 20
CCE Ulster: Raising Pigs on Pasture