Supporting Our Region's Producers
Sustainable Grazing with Jim Gerrish
August 20 - 22, Cranbrook, Creston, Grand Forks
Rancher and consultant, Jim Gerrish, visited ranches in the Kootenay and Boundary region over three days to discuss with producers how to effectively manage their grazing lands for economic and environmental sustainability.
Resources: coming soon!
Archived event details:
Date & time: August 20 - 22
Locations: Cranbrook (Karchuk’s Ranch, 4901 LD Ranch Rd), Creston (Davidson's Ranch,1002 Wilson Rd & Rast's Ranch1278 West Creston Rd), Grand Forks (Pauls’ Ranch, 12701 North Fork Rd)
Presenter: Jim Gerrish’s experience includes over 20 years of beef-forage systems research and outreach while on the faculty of the University of Missouri, as well as 20 years of commercial cattle and sheep production on their family farm in northern Missouri. His research encompassed many aspects of plant-soil-animal interactions and provides the foundation for many of the basic principles of Management Intensive Grazing.