2-Day Intensive Goat Management Workshop
Mon-Tues April 23rd and 24th, 8:30am – 4:30pm, Port Hadlock and Chimacum
Pre-Registration Required. To register, visit goatintensive.brownpapertickets.com
The course is designed as a series and participants are encouraged to attend both days.
- Goat Selection
- Reproduction and Kidding
- Nutrition and Pasture
- Milking and Mastitis
- Health and Disease
PLUS! Local farm visit on Tuesday afternoon with tour and demonstrations on following topics:
hoof trimming, injections, band, blood draws, tube feeding, restraints, breed selection, body condition.
Dr. Susan Kerr
Livestock and Dairy Extension Specialist
Northwestern Washington Research and Extension Center
Director, WSU-Cowlitz County Extension
Farm Visit with Nicole Witham, Owner, Olympic Run Ranch in Chimacum, WA
Advanced Soils, Cover Crops, and Optimizing Nitrogen
Tuesday May 8th
Nash’s Barn Classroom, 4681 Sequim-Dungeness Way, Sequim, WA 98382
WSU Kitsap County Extension, Room 406, 345 6th St., Bremerton, WA 98337
Pre-Register at soilsandnitrogen.brownpapertickets.com
Farmers, gardeners, homesteaders and soil lovers are encouraged to attend. Learn more about how to optimize nitrogen management with organic amendments & soil building through cover cropping.
About the speaker:
Doug Collins is an Extension Faculty with WSUs Food Systems Program and an affiliate faculty with the WSU Department of Crop and Soil Sciences. His extension programs and research focus on soil quality and vegetable and fruit production for small farms. Doug has a Ph.D. in soil science from Washington State University, an M.S. in Plant Pathology from Montana State University, and a B.A. in biology from Colorado College.
Direct Marketing Techniques for Start Up Farms
Tuesday May 22nd, 6-9pm, Port Angeles (exact location TBD)
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