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Friday, February 4 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Drought Resistant Pasture Management
Pam has spent the last 6 summers working at the MBFI research farm north of Brandon, Manitoba in researching and determining the differences between a planned grazing vs. continuous grazing system. This applied research continues to be a highlight on the farm with its value coming from the increased resilience to more extreme weather conditions, better productivity and most importantly continued and improved economic returns.

Join Pam as she shares about her research. This session will also feature two local farmers, Cameron Hodgins and Katie McInnes, who will also share about their pasture management strategies on their farms. 


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Cameron Hodgins

Hodgins Farm
Cameron, his wife Lisa and four kids from Lenore MB, own and operate Hodgins Farm. They have a cow/calf & yearling operation as well direct market multiple products from their farm.  They have been using AMP Grazing for the last 15 years and have seen the benefits to the land, livestock... Read More →
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Katie McInnes

The Dogs Run Farm
Katie and Colin McInnes are first-generation farmers who have been growing and raising food since 2013. They raise grass-fed lamb, pastured pork and poultry and make handmade soap on their farm near Clearwater, MB on Treaty One Territory.
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Pamela Iwanchysko

Livestock Specialist with Manitoba Agriculture
Pam Iwanchysko has been a Livestock Specialist with Manitoba Agriculture for the past 25 years based in Dauphin, Manitoba. She received her BSA at the University of Manitoba and her MSc at the University of Saskatchewan. Her passion for agriculture developed at a very young age growing... Read More →

Friday February 4, 2022 2:00pm - 3:00pm CST