11:00-12:30 Pasture walk/facility tour: Andy Jaworski was motivated to begin grazing practices on his parents farm in 2008 after being inspired to explore idea during a Grassworks grazing conference he attended in 2007. In 2014, he began operating his organic dairy business and Andy’s Organic Acres LLC was formed. The operation utilizes a Lely robotic milking machine in conjunction with managed intensive grazing practices during the grazing season. Cows are housed in coverall style free-stall barn in addition the diverse pasture acres. Come see how old technology can be incorporated with new!
12:30-2:00 Picnic: A meal of hot dogs, chips and a few other dairy and meat products will be provided by Organic Valley and Wisconsin Meadows. Water and other beverages will be provide as well.
Please bring your own lawn chairs.
RSVP BY JULY 13 to Rachel Bouressa at 608-228-6617 OR firstname.lastname@example.org
to make sure we have enough food. You are still welcome to come after this date, but you might want to bring your own lunch.