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Rural Living Events - 2016|Barnyards & Backyards

Rural Living Events - 2016

Let’s Grow Young Wool/Sheep Producers Seminar

August 9, 2016
9am – 12noon
Ramkota Hotel
Casper, WY
Young sheep producers will learn about startup challenges, marketing lambs, using leased land and feed cost analysis software. Sponsored by Wyoming Woolgrowers and UW Extension.

Register at WWGA at (307)265-5250 as soon as possible. Call Scott Cotton at (307)235-9400 for information.

Mini Field Day - Biofertilizer

August 9, 2016
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Shoshone River Farm
5002 Powell Highway
Cody WY

This field day is exploring the research project of the practical application of using cyanobacteria as a bio-fertilizer for commercial vegetable production.  Cyanobacteria has the potential to be a sustainable and biological source of nitrogen fertilizer.  There will also be a tour of the entire organic production system at Shoshone River Farm.  

Contact UW Extension educator Jeremiah Vardiman for more information at 307-754-8836.

Mini lecture series at the Laramie County Fair

August 10, 2016
6 to 8:30 pm
Frontier Park
Cheyenne, WY

Laramie County Extension office Horticulturist will be hosting a mini lecture series at the Laramie County Fair.  Topics include Home Canning, Backyard Chickens basics, Birds of Cheyenne and Flowers for your Garden.

Wyoming Farm to School, Powell Regional Workshop

August 18, 2016
4:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.
Exhibit Hall,
Park County Fairgrounds
Powell, WY
This is an opportunity to meet with food service personnel, area producers, farmers market vendors, school districts and anyone interested in putting money back into the community.

Free event. Register at:  Contact Brook Brockman, , 307-777-2579 for more information.

DART (Detect Assess Respond Training) Tree Pest Workshop

August 25, 2016
Sublette County Weed and Pest Office
12 South Bench Road
Pinedale, WY

Planned agenda will cover Exotic Tree Pests, Insect update and most asked pests, and Common Diseases of Wyoming Trees. There will be a field trip in the afternoon.

PLEASE RSVP to 307-367-4728 Sublette County Weed and Pest Office by August 10th
Lunch will be provided

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