Winter workshop focuses on fencing, grazing and hay storage


The Eastern Ohio Grazing Council is hosting a winter grazing workshop Jan. 25 at 6 p.m. in the Senior Friendship Center in Carrollton.

Topics include: Basic Fencing for Grazing, Pete Conkle, Columbiana Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD); Hay Storage: Why & How, Fred Kungl, Carrollton Farmer’s Exchange; and Converting from Continuous to Rotational Grazing, Kevin Swope, United States Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Conservation Service and Katelyn Valdinger, Carroll SWCD.

Registration is requested by calling 330-627-9852.

Two additional winter workshops will be held Feb. 22 and March 22. Pasture walks run April – October.

The Senior Friendship Center is located at 100 Kensington Rd. NE, Carrollton, at the Carroll County Fairgrounds.