EACH DAY OF THE SHOW — EVENTS IN EXHIBIT AREA
Sheep and Goat Seminars and Demonstrations – E- 11
For more information please refer to article on page 56.
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, AND THURSDAY
9:00 a.m. Goat Milking
10:00 a.m. What animals should I buy? Selection of animals for breeding, show, and milk or meat production; Hands-on session
after a brief overview
11:00 a.m. Who will buy my animals? Marketing and Buyers perspective
1:00 p.m. Healthy animals make more money — Parasite Control and Basic Health Management (link to nutrition/body condition scoring)
2:00 p.m. Grass and other groceries — Feeding and pasture management
3:00 p.m. Goat Milking
Poultry Seminars – E- 6
For more information please refer to article on page 23.
10:00 a.m. Keeping Your Backyard Flock Healthy
2:00 p.m. Nutrition for Your Small Flock
10:00 a.m. Backyard Biosecurity
2:00 p.m. Food Safety in Poultry Production
10:00 a.m. Maintaining Paw Quality
2:00 p.m. Recognizing Diseases in Your Flock
Hoss Tools Sustainable Living Center – North End of WB- 7
SPEAKER’S TEN T
10:00 a.m. Vegetable Gardening in a Small Space — This is a lesson on the art of container vegetable gardening
11:00 a.m. Making the Most of a Small Farm — Finding the hidden square footage in your garden or farm
12:00 p.m. Necessary Tools to Grow Your Own Food — Proper tools can be the di;erence between success and failure
in a vegetable garden
1:00 p.m. Forest Fungi for Food, Health and Sustainability
OUTDOOR IN DEMONSTRATION GARDEN
2: 30 p.m. Lisa Mason Ziegler, The Gardner’s Workshop, organic cut-;ower gardening
3:00 p.m. Greg Key, Hoss Tools, Techniques for preparing your garden, test-drive Hoss Tools equipment
3: 30 p.m. Breeder from Johnny’s Seeds
Antique Tractor Parade – 2:00 p.m. each day
Test Drive a Truck at the o;cial Chevrolet Test Track – C- 13
EMCs of Georgia — A- 6 For more information please refer to article on page 32.
EMC High Voltage Demonstrations, 9: 30 a.m., 11: 30 a.m., 1: 30 p.m. and 3: 30 p.m. daily
Touchstone Energy Hot Air Balloon, 9:00 a.m. and 4: 30 p.m. Tuesday & Wednesday; Thursday only, 9:00 a.m., weather permitting
Farm Credit Building B- 9 — Check at the exhibit for speci;c times.
Come by and register for your chance to win a gift basket valued at $500, to be given away at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday and noon
on Thursday. Entertainment by Landon Rowe Tuesday: 11: 30 a.m., 1: 30 p.m. and 2: 30 p.m.; Wednesday: 9:00 a.m., 10: 30 a.m., 11: 30 a.m.,
1: 30 p.m. and 2: 30 p.m.; and Thursday: 9: 30 a.m., 10: 30 a.m. and 11: 30 a.m.
Alpaca Seminars & Demonstrations — F- 8
We will have several Alpaca Farm owners/operators on hand with their alpacas and products providing information and answering your
questions on The Alpaca Lifestyle. Topics can be on all things alpaca from general care & nutrition through their breeding programs and will
cover the family/hobby farm to herd improvement for the show circuit. In our store we will have alpaca ;ber and ;ber products from raw
;eece through ;nished items plus a few hand spinners and weavers on hand for demonstrations along with ;ber education.
American Grand Finals Stockdog Trials — Field at north end of exhibit area.
For more information, please refer to article on page 83.
8: 30 am. until 5:00 p.m. daily Stockdog Sheep Trials
Equipment Test Tracks & Demonstrations: Trams depart from the Tram Station (north of D-1) to take visitors directly to and from the ;eld
Compact and Utility Tractor Driving Range – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily: Test drive and compare di;erent models side-by-side from AGCO/
Massey, CASE-IH, John Deere, KUBOTA, LS Tractor, New Holland, Yanmar America
John Deere Gator Test Track – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily: Test drive the latest John Deere Gator models
Titan Tire Test Track – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily: Test drive equipment with unique tire con;gurations used by real growers to overcome
challenges in the ;eld
OTHER EVENTS ON SHOWGROUNDS
EVENTS IN THE FIELD