Homer Grown, Episode 7: Making Hay

Aug 23, 2020

Chris Rainwater's round bale of field dried hay
Credit Homer Grown

For the latest episode of Homer Grown, hosted by Desiree Hagen:

We visit Chris Rainwater at his family homestead near the head of Kachemak Bay and talk about hay, grazing animals, and the history and future of haying on the Southern Kenai Peninsula.

Invasive species specialist Katherine Schake from Homer Soil and Water Conservation District, talks weed-free hay, straw and gravel and addresses mitigation and prevention resources for land and buisness owners, contractors, hayers and recreationists. 

And Nicole Arevalo provides our weekly roundup of current Ag events and opportunities.