341 MacIntosh Hill Rd
This class is designed to help you navigate the new and exciting world of owning and caring for a family cow & calf. Topics to discuss will include:
* Animal Health
* Grazing Management
* Calf Care
* Animal Nutrition
* Breeds and Breeding
* Housing and Husbandry
* Marketing your milk: raw milk regulations in VT
Class will include some hands-on learning and will provide you with a list of useful books and resource links, Livestock product catalogs, and product samples to get you on your way.
Cost: $60 per person, $110 for 2 people
To Register: Lmccrory560@gmail.com or 802-234-5524
About the Instructor:
Lisa McCrory is a Grazing and Whole Farm Planning consultant and owns and operates Earthwise Farm & Forest with her husband, Carl Russell, in Bethel, VT. Their farm is draft-animal powered & certified organic, incorporating biodynamic and ecological practices & principles, and producing and marketing grass fed milk (tier 1 raw dairy farm), pastured poultry (eggs, meat birds, heritage turkeys), pastured pigs, beef, forest products, and an acre of organic vegetables, herbs and flowers.