East Badger Organic Research Farm 7250 Ely Rd., Apple Creek, OH
Thursday, August 29, 2013 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Join this poultry pasture walk and discussion to see a pasture poultry operation with newly placed boilers in their mobile units. Dr. Mike Lilburn, Dr. Larry Phelan, and John Anderson will be sharing their experiences of including boilers in an organic crop rotation. These researchers from Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center/Ohio State University have been looking at developing affordable and practical feed options for organic boilers as well as building the soil fertility from pastured poultry.