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Workshop Schedule for 2017 Posted Below


Beginning Draft Horse Workshop Dates:

The most comprehensive and economical introductory workshop available

For beginners only, covers the basics of driving and reading your horse for maximum comfort, safety and success!  please see information about the workshop on our draft horse information page: http://www.workhorseworkshops.com/draft-horse-farming-training/

March 10-11, 2018

April 21-22, 2018

May 26-27, 2018

June 16-17, 2018

July 21-22,  2018

August 11-12, 2018

October 13-14, 2018

November 3-4, 2018

 

Advanced Draft Horse Farming Workshop

This workshop is for participants who have good driving skills who want to learn how to apply those skills to the use of all types of draft powered farming equipment: plowing, discing, cultivation, equipment adjustment: please see information about the workshop on our draft horse information page: http://www.workhorseworkshops.com/draft-horse-farming-training/

September 1-2, 2018

 

Multiple Hitch Driving Workshop

This workshop is for participants who have experience driving a team or single horse that want to learn about driving bigger hitches.  The workshop is designed to teach and allow the participant to set up and drive 3-4 horses abreast in different configurations as well as tandem hitches of 4-8 horses: please see information about the workshop on our draft horse information page: http://www.workhorseworkshops.com/draft-horse-farming-training/

September 15-16, 2018

 

Small Scale Draft Horse Logging Workshop

This workshop is for beginning or more advanced participants who want to learn to use draft horses to manage a small-scale woodlot such as might be found on your own property.  The workshop includes chains saw safety, felling, bucking, and skidding logs from the woods to your landing, as well as considerations for the wood after harvest (sawing boards, firewood, etc): please see detailed information about the workshop on our draft horse information page: http://www.workhorseworkshops.com/draft-horse-farming-training/

April 14-15, 2018

November 17-18, 2018

Later Event: February 11
Beginning Draft Horse Workshop