Integrating Sheep into Orchard Systems
Start: Friday, February 26, 2021• 1:00 PM • Pacific Standard Time (US & Canada) (GMT-08:00)
End: Friday, February 26, 2021• 2:00 PM • Pacific Standard Time (US & Canada) (GMT-08:00)
Modern agriculture in the U.S. has normalized the separation of animal agriculture from growing crops, but many producers have found there’s much to be gained from integrating livestock back into cropping systems. Sierra Orchards in Winters, CA has successfully integrated sheep into their organic walnut orchards for several years and has learned many lessons along the way. In this video, join farmer Sean McNamara as he walks us through Sierra Orchards’ integrated sheep in walnuts system, followed by a Q and A.
Sean McNamara, Sierra Orchards
* This event is part of the 2021 California Small Farm Conference. For more info and the full schedule, visit: www.caff.org/2021conferenceschedule