Small Acreage Management Institute
- Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 9:00am to 3:00pm
- 4-H Building, 189 Hwy 12 E, Townsend MT
Noxious Weed Law & Identification – Steve Saunders, Bayer Environmental
Learn your responsibility as a landowner to control noxious weeds and be able to identify common weeds in our area.
Selection and Care of Shelterbelt Trees – Rose Malisani, Cascade County Extension Agent
Learn best management techniques for shelterbelt and windbreak success.
Healthy Plant Communities - Jane Mangold, MSU Extension Rangeland Weed Specialist
This session covers what a healthy plant community looks like and what can you do to
improve the ecosystem on your property.
Grazing Management 101 – Allison Kosto, Broadwater County Extension Agent
Overview of grazing management including forage monitoring, stocking rates and rotation systems.
Making Grazing Management Work – John & Laura Ascheman, Small Acreage Landowners
On-site visit to a local property to see a year around grazing rotation for horses on five acres.
The cost is $20 per individual or $35 per couple which includes lunch and materials.
Private applicators and commercial applicators in categories 10, 30, 34, 37 and 55 will receive one (1) credit for attending.
Please RSVP by May 8th to guarantee your lunch to 266-9242 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you need any special accommodations or have questions about the physical access, please contact the MSU Extension Office in Broadwater County at 406-266-9242 in advance of your participation or visit.
$20.00 per individual, or $25 per couple. Included lunch and materials
MSU Extension - Broadwater County