Posted by: Patricia Hysong | August 6, 2014

Living & Working on the Land

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Join keynote speakers Ken Meter from the Crossroads Resource Center, and Fred Kirschenmann, Leapold Center Distinguished Fellow, for the upcoming Living & Working on the Land. This years conference, celebrating rural life and focusing on The Building Blocks of Success, will be held in Sheridan, Wyoming on September 3-4, 2014. Sessions will include:

  • Backyard poultry
  • Horse Health
  • Beekeeping
  • Women on the ranch
  • Growing small fruits
  • Making local food systems work
  • Small scale dairies
  • Alternative energy
  • Ag of the future
  • Horse boarding
  • And more

If interested in accomplishing more with their property, this conference will help connect owners of farms, ranches and rural acreage with sustainable and profitable practices that will increase the potential of long-term success and growth of rural life.

Early registration ends August 15th and there are scholarships available.  Register now by contacting Kacy Atkinson at 307-777-6319 or at kacy.atkinson@wyo.gov.

For more information visit www.blocksofsuccess.org or contact Cole Ehmke at 307-766-3782 or at cehmke@uwyo.edu.

This information is provided courtesy of the Wyoming AgrAbility Project. For more information, visit our website or call toll-free at 866-395-4986.

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  1. Sounds like an excellent conference.

    • We think so too!


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