Pasture walk, hereford tour set near Lockridge

A pasture walk and hereford tour is planned from 5-8 p.m. June 6 at the farmstead of Thomas Heidt near Lockridge,

Registration and a free ribeye sandwich dinner served by Jefferson County Cattlemen will be from 5-5:30 p.m.

At 5:45 p.m., the pasture walk will begin. Topics to be covered will be rotational grazing, weed and brush management, erosion control, and fescue management.

The event, hosted by the Lower Skunk River Watershed Project and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, is free and open to the public.

Register by Monday by calling 319-385-2824 Ext. 3

For information or for special accommodations, contact Miranda Haes with the Lower Skunk River Watershed Project at 319-385-2824 Ext. 3 or email