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Thursday, December 8 • 9:30am - 11:30am
Ecological Teamwork: Livestock and Field Crops

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Growing field crops or raising livestock alone can be input intensive in terms of fertility and feed. Hear from farmers who have integrated both on their farm, allowing them to feed their livestock with the crops they grow, and use livestock manure to feed their soil to grow crops.

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Chris Moore

Shady Creek Lamb Co.
Most days, you can find Chris Moore putting up temporary fencing for the sheep of Shady Creek Lamb Company, at either a 200-acre solar site, cover crops, or corn stalks. Moore and his partner, Lyndsey Smith, have spent the last six years expanding their sheep flock through the use... Read More →
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Jessica Pfisterer

Pfisterer Farm
Jessica Pfisterer along with her husband Ryan are first generation farmers in Wellington County farming their 100ac parcel since 2019. They have built a direct to consumer pasture based, grass fed meat business serving Waterloo, Wellington, and Dufferin counties. As Artisanal Chicken... Read More →

Thursday December 8, 2022 9:30am - 11:30am EST