CARROLLTON, Ohio — The Eastern Ohio Grazing Council will host a winter grazing workshop on Jan. 26 at 6 p.m. at the Friendship Center located at the Carroll County Fairgrounds, 100 Kensington Rd NE, Carrollton, OH 44615.
Join us as we finish kick off our 2017 season, which will focus on Managing What We Measure. A meal will be provided.
Topics for the evening will include:
What is Missing in My Hay & How Do I Fix It?
Sarah Lewis, Town and Country Cooperative
The Next Step: Supplementing Your Winter Forages
Sandy Smith, OSU Extension
Dollars & Sense: Buying Hay vs. Making Hay
Kevin Swope & Clint Finney, USDA-NRCS
Registration is requested by Jan. 19. Please contact Carroll SWCD at 330-627-9852 to register.
- Winter Workshop – Feb. 23 at 6 p.m. – Friendship Center
- Winter Workshop – March 23 at 6 p.m. – Friendship Center
Our pasture walks are normally held on the fourth Thursday of the month April through October on various farms throughout Carroll, Columbiana, Harrison, Jefferson, Stark and Tuscarawas counties. In January, February and March, we host winter workshops. Anyone interested in the conservation of our soil and water through growing and grazing forages is encouraged to attend the monthly meetings. The Eastern Ohio Grazing Council strives to promote the conservation of our soil and water by growing and grazing forages and serve as advocates for sustainable and environmentally sound grazing practices. If you would like to attend any of the 2017 events, you can contact the Carroll SWCD at 330-627-9852 to be placed on the mailing list.
Thanks to our sponsors: Carrollton Farmers Exchange, Circle L Fence LTD., Farm Credit Mid-America, Nationwide – Kim Davis Insurance Agency LLC, and Straight A’s Ranch Supply.
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— Eastern Ohio Grazing Council