June 17, 2022
More on Composting!
On Saturday, June 18th at 10:00 a.m. Richer Lands Compost has invited us to join them for a free tour and talk about composting. To register go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/making-great-compost-at-richer-lands-composting-tickets-364240782987.
Ask a Farmer
On Sunday, June 19th you can join a panel of ECAA members who will be answering questions in our second annual Ask a Farmer webinar. To register and receive the link go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ask-a-farmer-tickets-262845567167.
How fast is a typical bee capable of flying?
One Good Apple
Swedish scientists have found evidence that having trained cows who demonstrate calm behavior to a herd can decrease the overall fearfulness and stress of the herd. Check out their study at:
We are still looking for volunteers to assist with the ECAA booth at Cowboy Up! next Saturday. If you are planning to go to the rodeo, either sign up for a time or at least stop by and give Renee a short break. You’ll have the opportunity to meet new people and tell them about ECAA’s great programs in support of agricultural related businesses and homesteading life.
I’ve got a big festival and family events the next two weekends, so no Roundup. The Roundup will be back soon or sooner if someone would like to volunteer to take it for a week.
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Trivia Answer: 20 mph