GRAZING CLUB FARM TOURS HELD IN MANITOBA 
Provided by Ducks Unlimited & Manitoba Forage & Grassland Association

Event: Brian Harper Farm and Brandon Research Station Forage
Date: July 13, 2015
Agenda: Year 2 of high stock density grazing - discuss benefits and challenges; Improving soil health with cows and grass; Grazing management with temporary electric fence and Batt Latches; Sod seeding legumes into existing pasture to improve soil fertility and forage production; Livestock water system using pasture pipeline; Tour forage trials at Brandon Research Centre. 
Event: Luna Field Farm - Wian Prinsloo and Lydia Carpenter
Date: July 15, 2015
Agenda:
Overview of pastured poultry; Raising hogs on pasture & forested areas; Discussion on multi-species grazing (sheep and cattle; Pasture (drift) lambing; Grazing planning for multi-species; Working on leased land & their experience as first/next generation farmers; Direct marketing of products. 
OPEN GATE LEARNING DAYS HELD ACROSS CANADA
Nine Field Days Offered by Holistic Management Canada 
Event: Pogson Ranch Day - Educating Young People about Soil health and Regenerating Land with a pasture Plan and Cover Cropping 
Date: August 4, 2015 
Location: Clearwater, Manitoba, Canada 
Event: Breault Ranch Day - Regenerating Land through Livestock & Improved Fertility 
Date: August 26, 2015
Location: Toutes Aides, Manitoba, Canada 
Event: SG&R Farms Day - Capturing Carbon Through Cover Cropping 
Date: September 1, 2015 
Location: Rapid City, Manitoba, Canada
OTHER INDUSTRY EVENTS HELD IN JULY
Learn how to better manage your farm through these hands-on sessions!
Event: 2015 Manitoba Crop Diagnostic School Date: July 7 to 9 and July 14 to 16  
Location: Ian N. Morrison Research Farm near Carman 
Event: Glenlea Long-Term Study Field Day 
Date: Wednesday, July 8, at 1:00 pm 
Location: Glenlea Research Station, Glenlea, MB
Event: The Ecological and Organic Farming Systems Twilight Tour 
Date: Wednesday, July 15 at 5:30 pm 
Location: Ian N. Morrison Resarch Farm, Carman, MB
2015 MFGA FRIENDS OF FORAGE & GRASSLANDS

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