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Having A Family Cow

341 MacIntosh Hill Rd
Randolph, VT

With Covid-19, we will offer this class outside and will adhere to the latest Vermont State Social Distancing guidelines. Limit to 9 participants

Having A Family Cow 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 & Nutrition

* Grazing Management

* Calf Care

* 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. Limited to 9 participants

Testimonials: * I appreciated your openness to questions, the organization in material you were to cover and your nature and presence with the animals. Also, your willingness to receive questions and offer guidance via email or phone after the workshop.


About the Instructor: Lisa McCrory is a Grazing and Whole Farm Planning consultant with 30 years of grazing experience and training in Holistic Management (c). She co-owns and operates Earthwise Farm & Forest : a draft-animal powered, certified organic farm that incorporates biodynamic, ecological and regenerative principles & practices. They produce grass fed raw milk; pasture raised chicken, heritage turkey, beef, Muscovy duck, pork; ecologically managed forest products; and organic vegetables, herbs & cut flowers.

To Register, email or text/phone 802-353-5039