Kilts Farm

Starting off Right with Draft Horses

May 11-12, 2024 9:30am-4:30pm

Draft animals built the farms in this area and are increasingly coming back. Learn what it takes to select and care for a draft team.


Instructor: Don Hewes

This workshop will cover topics such as breeds, keeping, husbandry, and health, introduction to the harness and yokes, and introduction to driving.

We'll go over hands on animal care, harnessing singles and teams, driving, and plowing

Class size: 4-12
Cost per student: $250 
Snacks and lunch are included in the course fee.
Assistance with local housing is available.

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