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Horse & Small Farm Workshop
Saturday 16 March 2019, 09:00am - 04:00pm
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Join Benton Conservation District and Alayne Blicke, creator and director of Horses for Clean Water, at this FREE workshop to learn about making horse chores easier and faster, while still protecting horse health and property! 

Topics include:

Horse Pasture Management & Horse Health
Information including how grasses grow, horse-healthy confinement areas, spreading compost, rotational grazing, small grazing areas, weed control, fencing options, and small farm equipment. Also sugar content in pastures and how this relates to horse health.

Got Horses? Got Manure! Great Ideas for Manure Management
Make acreage more productive and healthier for horses, while also reducing pests. Plan now to make next winter’s chores more efficient. Learn how to compost manure, find out about off-site waste disposal options for stall waste and view the latest techniques for reducing stall waste.

Firewise for Horse Properties
Wildfire can quickly become a real threat to rural landowners. Learn to identify wildfire risks around your property, how to minimize risks, and ways to expedite an evacuation.

CONTACT: Melissa Pierce This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 509-736-6000

Location Fire Training Center 1811 S Ely St, Kennewick