Regenerative Agricultural Practices that Restore & Revitalize Arid Lands

At this field day, you will….

  • Learn how Holistic Management enables producers to clearly identify & meet their goals, make better decisions and enjoy the benefits of regenerative agriculture
  • Meet long time Holistic Management practitioner George Whitten of the San Juan Ranch, a certified organic, grass-fed beef ranch, and hear how he has used regenerative practices to revive the health of his soil
  • Hear from park land manager Ben Wright and learn about his experiments in soil health to restore parts of the Rio Fernando Park property
  • Take part in hands-on exercises to learn about the health of the soil
  • Tour Rio Fernando Park and learn about cover cropping & biological monitoring
  • Hear from local organizations making a positive impact in the community through farming/ranching
  • Learn why soil health is so critical to productivity
  • Discuss management techniques for wildlife habitat (prairie dogs, beavers, birds)
  • See different methods of erosion control & water retention
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch featuring local ingredients
  • When Saturday October 12, 2019 — 9:00AM – 3:30PM
  • Where Rio Fernando Park, Taos
  • Cost Advanced registration is $30 per person (includes lunch). Online registration closes October 9, 2019. Walk in registration is $35 per person, if available.
  • Contact Stephanie von Ancken, stephv@holisticmanagement.org
  • Website https://holisticmanagement.org/riofernandopark/