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Open Gate Field Day: Creating a Future for Ranching in SW Colorado

September 28 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm MDT

$20
See how Cachuma Ranch and Fozzie’s Farm are working to create a future in ranching and farming in SW Colorado.  Hear about Ken Lausten’s vision for the 8th generation of his family ranch and Jay Loschert’s passion to foster community engagement in agriculture with place-based experiential learning.  Hear how they are using livestock and innovative approaches to restore land health and productivity, increase financial viability, and develop good working relationships with neighbors and the agricultural community.
Topics:
  • Multi-Generational Ranching – Challenges and Joys
  • Regenerative Grazing with Holistic Management
  • Evaluating Land and Soil Health
  • Handling and Moving Animals – Old and New Ways
  • Animal Performance in Rangeland Environment
  • Significance of Heritage Breeds
  • Grass Finished Meat Production
  • Place-Based Education and Land Conservation
  • Irrigated Pasture and Forage Management
  • Open Discussion and Sharing

Details

Date:
September 28
Time:
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$20
Website:
https://holisticmanagement.org/ogdolores19/

Organizer

Holistic Management International
Website:
https://holisticmanagement.org/

Venue

Cachuma Ranch
Dolores, CO 81323 United States + Google Map