Sound Horsekeeping for Professionals
From the Mother Farm, Owners Alan and Mary Shank, Snohomish
Friday, November 4, 9:00am - 3:00pm, No cost, lunch provided.
Alan and Mary Shank’s farm has many features that illustrate best practices (BMP’s) for small farms. Alan will present how to encourage horse owners to adopt BMP’s. Alayne Blickle, Horses for Clean Water, will present fresh ideas for managing confinement areas to keep them healthy and mud-free, chore-efficient manure management and horse-healthy pasture management. In-class and farm tour, dress for the weather.