Horse manure available for pickup. If interested, call Marianne at (804) 503-4294.
Need experienced horse person to help with barn duties Monday through Friday AM and PM. 20-30 hours a week. Please email with experience if interested. May possibly need an extra weekend person from time to time as well. Email email@example.com
Virginia Cooperative Extension in cooperation with the Virginia Horse Industry Board and the Virginia Forage and Grassland Council will be holding the annual Southern Piedmont Equine Extravaganza on Saturday, April 5th at the Goochland campus of Reynolds Community College. Keynote speakers include Dr. Scott Pleasant and Travis Burns from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine and Dr. Chris Teutsch from the Southern Piedmont AREC. Topics and demonstrations include parasite control, fecal egg counts, shoeing, hoof problems, forages, feed management, and preparing horses for participation in the sport of mounted shooting. See the flyer for more details, hope to see you there! You may email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com to request a PDF copy of the flyer.
The Grain Sorghum Grower Meeting that was cancelled on March 3rd due to snow has been rescheduled for April 15th. It will take place at the Southern Piedmont AREC and lunch will be served. Registration is at 9:30 and the event will run from 10-1:30. Please RSVP to Laura Siegle one week in advance for the meal headcount. Call (804) 561-2481 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact us for a copy of the 2013 variety data.
Mark your calendar for the Equine Extravaganza on April 5th at the Goochland campus of Reynolds Community College. Speakers include Dr. Scott Pleasant and farrier Travis Burns of the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine as well as Dr. Chris Teustch, Rachel Grosse, Laura Siegle, and a member of the Gunnin’ and Runnin’ Mounted Shooting Club. Speakers will provide discussions and demonstrations related to hoof problems, shoeing, parasite control, fecal egg counts, forages, feed management, and mounted shooting.
Flyer and details will be posted soon. For questions or to be notified when event registration opens, please email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Amelia Barter Town Farmers’ Market will be accepting vendor applications for its April-October market 4-7 PM on Tuesdays at the Amelia County Fairgrounds. If you have questions, call market manager contacts on vendor form or contact Laura Siegle (804-561-2481, email@example.com)
Vendor application form and market rules here