Healthy Lands for Healthy Horses: Short Course
A day-long workshop to address the needs of small horse farms. Includes lectures and hands-on field demonstrations by professionals. Learn about conservation practices that benefit land, water and animals.
- Pasture and grazing management
- Plant identification and selection
- Maintaining healthy soils
- Farm management for healthy water
- Manure management and composting
- Nutrient management planning
$35 per person. Lunch provided.
All workshops are 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
September 25, 2018
Virginia Tech MARE Center
5527 Sullivans Mill Road
Middleburg, VA 20117
Contact: Bridgett McIntosh, 540-687-3521
October 10, 2018
Virginia Cooperative Extension
3738 Brambleton Ave.
Roanoke, VA 24018
Contact: Kate Lawrence, 540-473-8260
October 11, 2018
4429 Catterton Road
Free Union, VA 22940
Contact: Carrie Swanson, 434-872-4580
October 30, 2018
Hickory Ruritan Club
2752 S. Battlefield Blvd.
Chesapeake, VA 23322
Contact: Stephanie Drzal, 757-925-2469