At the Country Living Expo and Cattlemen’s Winterschool,
you can attend classes on a multitude of topics,
network with other small farmers,
enjoy a prime rib lunch and
visit with local agricultural businesses.
2018 Class Information and Descriptions –
Click here for our great 180 class descriptions!
For the horse folks: Selecting the Right Hay, Saddle Fitting Your Horse, Pasture Evaluation and Management, Horse Owners: The 10 Do’s and Don’t of Sourcing Low Carb Horse Hay, Basic Leather Repair, Sustainable & Sound Horsekeeping, Introduction to Basic Building Techniques, and more.
Be sure to check out list of 180 classes with a wide range of topics to select from!
You may attend up to 5 class sessions, browse the Trade Show, and enjoy a fabulous lunch.
Trade Show is open ALL Day!
7:30 – 8:45 – Registration, Trade Show, Coffee and Pastries
9:00 – 10:00 – Session 1
10:15 – 11:15 – Session 2
11:30 – 12:30 – (A) Session 3 or (B) Lunch/Trade Show
1:00 – 2:00 – (A) Lunch/Trade Show or (B) Session 4
2:15 – 3:15 – Session 5
3:30 – 4:30 – Session 6
4:30 – 5:00 – Trade Show
2018 Expo Registration Costs:
All registrations include lunch (prime rib) and breakfast items at no extra cost.
$75 (early bird special: $70!)
Student age 12-18:
$40 ($10 if student sponsorship is requested during registration by choosing that registration type)
2018 Registration is OPEN. You’ll want to check out our class descriptions (linked above) before you register.
Click Green Ticket button above to register.
Special Events at the Expo!
Trent Loos will be a keynote speaker at the Expo!
Trent is a sixth generation United States farmer with a passion for agriculture. He presently has a radio listening audience of 4 million and can be heard on more than 100 stations across the country. Trent brings his humorous dialog while speaking to both agriculture groups and non agriculture groups across the country. We feel very fortunate to bring Trent to our Expo community where he will share his passion for improving food security by supporting local agriculture grown in the USA.
Entries are open to everyone. The egg can come from your own flock, purchased eggs, borrowed eggs, anywhere you can come up with a larger than expected chicken or duck egg. Prizes – you bet! The owner of the largest chicken AND duck egg will win 100#s of CONWAY FEED ALL NATURAL LAYER PELLETS. There will also be drawings for free feed for everyone who enters an egg in the weigh off!
Going strong for third year – Prizes are awarded in all fiber categories – so gather some fiber from your favorite sheep, alpaca, llama, rabbit or goat to enter into our show.