Cattle and dairy farmers will get a chance to observe ways to increase farm productivity and improve operations at a field day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 20 at Eden Shale Farm in Owenton. Some items of interest, a round-bale feeding station, water catchment system, a variety of watering stations, and a new feeding experiment that features several types of stations of a variety of costs and materials that will be evaluated to determine cattle preference, hay waste and required maintenance.
Eden Shale Farm is located at 245 Eden Shale Rd., Owenton, KY 40359.
Lunch will be provided by Organic Valley. Registration before April 14 is $5 for OAK Members, and $10 for Non-Members, after April 14, or at the door.