The 2017 Draft Animal-Power Field Days will be held at the Cornish Fairgrounds in Cornish, NH on September 29th – October 1st.
We are building a terrific line up of topics & presenters for the 2017 Draft Animal-Power Field Days.
Friday All Day Intensive Workshops
Friday Intensives run 9am – 4pm
These three workshops will give participants a chance to spend the whole day in a small group, learning from experienced teamsters and gaining some hands on experience.
Forest to Frame
Begin, Transition, and Grow Your Farm
Seed to Sale at Stephen Leslie’s Cedar Mountain Farm
The fee for these workshops also includes a weekend pass to the event. By pre-registration only.
Training Your Horses with Neal & Bekah Perry
The fee for working with the Perry is $100 per horse and $200 for a team
FRIDAY EVENING – A SQUARE DANCE WITH THE BOB BOYNTON SQUARE DANCE BAND
7 am Breakfast
8:30am – Noon Morning Workshop Session
Noon Lunch Break
1:00-5:00pm Afternoon Workshop Session
6:30pm Dinner- RoundTable Discussion – Music by the Bonfire
All Day Build Your Own Stone Boat (Separate fee)
All Day Silent Benefit Auction
7:00am – 8:00am The Teamsters’ Breakfast
8:30-9:30am DAPNet Annual Meeting
- A versatility Obstacle Course and Teamster Challenge with a prize for the best single and the best team of Horses, Ponies, Mules, and Oxen
- Multiple Hitch Demonstration
- Clean Up the Woods Operations
11:15 Live Benefit Auction with Phil Warren ending with auctioning the 10’ x14’ Timber Frame Building
11:30 Silent Benefit Auction Closes
12:00 Noon-Lunch and Harness Raffle Chosen and Silent Auction Winners Chosen
1:30pm Thank Yous & Farewells
2:00pm Volunteer Clean Up – Everyone Welcome!