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Grazing Workshops in Illinois and Missouri

FREE workshops August 23-28, hosted by The Pasture Project. These events include 3 workshops on grazing cover crops and a 2-day intensive on adaptive grazing.

Grazing Cover Crops for Soil Health with Dr. Allen Williams: 
Join us for 3 FREE full day workshops on grazing cover crops with Dr. Allen Williams and host farms in Frederick and Vienna in Illinois and Kansas City in Missouri. Each workshop will include a classroom portion on the principles of grazing cover crops and a pasture walk with producers sharing their successes and challenges with the practice.
Topics include:
• Five principles of soil health & Adaptive Stewardship
• How to design cover crop mixes
• Nutrient management
• Considerations for grazing cattle on cover crops
Dates:
August 23 (8:30 AM – 4:30 PM) – Host: Greg Rebman
Address: 25159 Boston Lane, Frederick, IL
August 24 (8:30 AM – 4:30 PM) – Host: Grant Bauman
Address: 2230 Buncombe Road, Vienna, IL
August 28 (8:30 AM – 4:30PM) – Host: Jon Dana
Address: 15705 Waller Road, Richmond, MO
SPACE LIMITED – REGISTER HERE BY AUGUST 20
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Adaptive Grazing for Soil Health with Dr. Allen Williams:
Join us for a FREE 2-day training on adaptive high stock density (AHSD) grazing and soil health led by Dr. Allen Williams and hosted by graziers Ted & Linda Krauskopf in Highland, IL. This workshop will include both classroom and pasture portions, with an emphasis on hands on learning.
Topics include:
• Five principles of soil health and adaptive stewardship
• How to design cover crop mixes
• Nutrient management
• How to restore vibrant ecosystems through adaptive grazing
• How to make grazing highly profitable and desirable
Dates:
August 26-August 27 (Registration: 8:30 AM / Event 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM) – Hosts: Ted & Linda Krauskopf
Address: 11537 Hickory Flat Road, Highland, IL
SPACE LIMITED – REGISTER HERE BY AUGUST 20

Please contact Pasture Project at PastureProject@winrock.org with questions or for more information. Visit https://understandingag.com/ua-agworkshops for more info on the presenters and farm hosts.