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River Country Grazing Network Upcoming Events


Thanks to our Sponsors and Supporters!

Spring Grazing Conference Featured Speakers

Brad Heins

Brad Heins
Assistant Professor of Organic Dairy Management, West Central Research Center University of MN in Morris, Minnesota

Doug Gunnink

Doug Gunnink
Founder of the Gunnink Forage Institute, Forage Expert and "Whole Farm Management" Consultant

Regional Farmer Panel

Kay Craig - Grassway Organics, LLC

Lynn P. Johnson - Peterson Farmstead Farm

Bob Keil - RavenCroft Farm

Dan Pearson - Pure Sun Farm

Registration Brochure

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Registration Form


West Central WI Fall Grazing Conference

Thanks to our Speakers

Geoff Brink

Andy Hager

Thanks to our Farmer Panel

Brian O'Connell & Rich O'Connell

Mariann Holm

Jason Smith

Jerry Wagner


Video of past grazing events:

Benson Pasture Walk Article from "The Country Today"

How To Move 90 Dairy Cows in Four Minutes!

Self Propelled Harvesting Units

Dairy Cows on Grass In October, 50 + Days Rest Period - October 8th, 2009 - An example of what can be accomplished after 15 years of praticing Management intensive Grazing (MiG) & focusing on the 3 legs of the stool; 1) Time On a paddock (Occupancy Period), 2) Time Off a paddock (Rest Period) & 3) Soil Fertility.

Grazing event pictures:

From our last River Country Grazing Initiative Pasture Walk, hosted by the Jackson Family Farm & coordinated by the Chippewa, Coulee & St. Croix Valley Grazier's Networks. Enjoy!
Jackson farm
Jim & Bonnie Jackson farm Aug-2011 Pasture walk at Jackson farm Aug-2011 Grazing cows at Jackson farm Aug-2011
Pasture walk at Jackson farm Aug-2011 Pasture walk at Jackson farm Aug-2011 Jim & Bonnie Jackson farm Aug-2011

**For More Information Contact River Country RC&D Grazing Staff**

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Last updated: February 18, 2014