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Spring Skill Share: Dairy Day

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

$15 - $40

An Abundance NC Skill Share with Alisa Esposito and Mackenzie Withington
Saturday, April 15   10am – 2pm
Located at Sparkroot Farm – 4435 Moncure-Pittsboro Rd.  Moncure, NC
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Got a hankering to get yourself a goat?  Ever wondered what it’s like to milk a cow?  Curious about raising your own dairy darlings?  We’ve got an experience that udder-ly perfect for you….

Join Alisa Esposito of Sparkroot Farm and Mackenzie Withington of Lilyden Farm for a morning of learning and play!  In this Spring Skill Share, you’ll get the chance to handle milk goats and a dairy cow, try your hand at milking, ask all the questions you’d like about dairy husbandry, and learn to make some simple cheeses from home.

Dress to spend the day in the barnyard.  Bring your skills, experience, willingness, and curiosity to the table.  We’ll provide the materials!  Don’t forget some Tupperware or a mason jar to bring home samples.

Schedule

  • First Off – coffee and goat cuddling!
  • Morning – cow & goat milking instruction, hands-on demo, basics of sanitation, and Q&A
  • Noon – yogurt and farmer cheese making

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Details

Date:
April 15
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
$15 - $40
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Organizer

Abundance NC

Venue

Sparkroot Farm
4435 Moncure Pittsboro Road
Moncure, NC 27559 United States
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Phone:
252-796-7095