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General · 6th June 2013
Tamara

Livestock Walk and Talk
Take a walk through the livestock systems on Linnaea Farm – be introduced to grazing systems, pasture reclamation, electric fencing, housing, feeding etc. and meet Linnaea Farm’s resident cows, pigs, sheep and chickens.
Saturday, June 8th
1-3pm
Cost: $25
Management Intensive Grazing for Livestock
Ever wonder how to maximize your grass growth so that animals get the most from it? Not just for cows!
Join us out in the pastures of Linnaea Farm to see how the cattle move through the fields in a 24 - hour cycle.
Saturday, June 22nd
1–3 pm
Cost: $25
Electric Fencing Primer
So now you know what animals you want and what they need. How do you keep your animals in and your neighbours happy? Electric fencing! We’ll cover what kinds of electric fences are out there, how to hook them up and keep the current strong. Covering all the nuts and bolts of electric fencing, what common problems arise and how to fix them.
Saturday, June 29th
1-3pm
Cost: $ 25
pre-registration is required (250) 935-6747