Pasturing For Profits
Where: Ronan, MT at the Fairgrounds
When: August 20-21, 2015
Time: Thursday, August 20: 9:00 to 4:00
Friday, August 21: 9:00 to noon
Cost: $30 (includes lunch)
Must Pre-Register, Space is limited to first 100 people! Register by August 14.
Questions: Ben Montgomery, District Conservationist, Ronan NRCS Office: 676-2841 , Ext. 111
Speaker: Renowned Rancher, researcher and author, Jim Gerrish, author of
‘Kicking the Hay Habit’ and ‘Management Intensive Grazing’, will discuss
ways to reduce expenses and build value on forage-based operations.
Workshop will include pasture tours on operations we have not
toured in the past.
Mark your calendars for the 2015 Montana Range Tour September 16 & 17!
Hosted by the Rangeland Resources Executive Committee and the Madison Conservation District, this annual tour will be based out of beautiful Ennis, Montana. This unique event will showcase successful land stewardship projects through 2 full days of tours and engaging speakers. Hotels in this popular valley fill early- visit www.ennischamber.com to find a room and book your reservation today. More information will be coming soon at www.madisoncd.org.
The Rosebud Conservation District Soil Health Workshop and Ag Expo will be in Forsyth Montana, at the
Rosebud Treasure County Fair Grounds Exhibit Hall, Dec. 1 through Dec. 3, 2015.
Our goal is to educate farmers, ranchers, and local producers about the impacts of conservation practices on soils physical and chemical properties.
Main Speakers are:
Dr. Don Huber, Professor Emeritus of Plan Pathology at Purdue University.
Dr. Elaine Ingham, the founder of the Soil Foodweb Inc.
Burke Teichert, a consultant and columnist for BEEF magazine.
Gabe Brown, a rancher from North Dakota.