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Pastures, Soils & Grazing: Management and Analysis with Woody Lane, PhD

November 2 @ 6:00 pm - November 4 @ 9:00 pm

Class Description : This is a very down-to-earth THREE evening workshop on forages, grazing, pastures, & soils. You’ll learn how to set up a grazing system, how forages grow, what makes a good pasture, when to open the gate and when to move animals off a pasture, how to soil test, fertilize, and lime your pastures.

Three evenings of intensive online instruction from a leader in the grazing field. This class is suitable for folks just starting out in the grazing world, and people with a bit more experience who are working on rehabbing a pasture, or re-vamping their system.

A practical workshop on grazing, pastures, & soils. You’ll learn:

  • How to set up a grazing system
  • How to evaluate your pasture
  • The 4 Critical Principles of good grazing
  • When to open the gate
  • When to move animals off a pasture
  • How to sample soils and use the soil test numbers
  • Which fertilizers to use and when to apply them
  • Which forages are best for different purposes
  • Repairing pastures after a wildfire

Details

Start:
November 2 @ 6:00 pm
End:
November 4 @ 9:00 pm
https://oregonpasturenetwork.org/fall-classes/

Organizer

Oregon Pasture Network
Phone:
(503) 581-7124
Email:
opn@friendsoffamilyfarmers.org
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