SCHEDULE 2 – BYR Barnyard – featuring ‘Cabin Chats’

SCHEDULE 2 – BYR Barnyard – featuring ‘Cabin Chats’

9:00 MILKING DEMONSTRATION – Nathan Vergin (Silky Cow, LLC) & Mama Cow

9:30 CHICKEN WHISPERING – Discover the Chicken You Never Knew with Pat Foreman, Chicken Scholar and Lecturer

10:00 LOG CABIN RECONSTRUCTION – Luke Ramsey of Ramsey Restoration Discusses Process and Purpose of Preserving These Historic Structures

10:30 MEET JAMES DINSMORE – Stroll & Chat with Jefferson’s Head Builder/Joiner

11:00 MILKING DEMONSTRATION – Nathan Vergin (Silky Cow, LLC) & Mama Cow

11:30 ABOUT A COW – Raising Healthy Animals & Rich Soil through Herd Management with Ben Coleman, of Mountain Run Farm

Noon FARM ANIMAL HEALTH – DIY Cures, Preventative Measures…and When To Call The Vet! with large animal veterinarian, Dr. Lincoln Montgomery-Rodgers

12:30 MEET JAMES DINSMORE – Stroll & Chat with Jefferson’s Head Builder/Joiner

1:00. BLACKSMITHING – Farm Alchemy with Scott Hingley

1:30. MILKING DEMONSTRATION – Nathan Vergin (Silky Cow, LLC) & Mama Cow

2:00 STEADFAST FARM – How to Build Your Farm Dream with Steadfast Farm Family

2:30 RAISING HERITAGE GRAINS – Keeping it Real with Brian Walden of Steadfast Farms

3:00 NON-GMO PANEL DISCUSSION*****Genetically Modified Seeds 101 – Protecting our Seed Heritage with Ira Wallace (Co- Founder Heritage Harvest Festival/Southern Exposure Seed Exchange), Kevin Fletcher (Countryside Organics), and Don Patterson(Non-GMO Advocate and Lecturer)