($5 OFRA members / $15 non-members)
Buzzard Roost Ranch hosts Oklahoma Farmers and Ranchers Association for Organic and Sustainable Rural Living, Christmas Trees; Medicinal Herbs; Water Conservation; Healthy Lifestyle; Wildlife Preservation in Dustin OK.
- Growing Christmas Trees: Learn to plant, grow and trim. The ups and downs of a small Choose and cut operation.
- Wildcrafting: Take a small hike discovering medicinal plants and uses.
- Enviro-scape model demonstrates how to keep our water clean. Water table model shows how wells, lakes, streams are affected by wastewater injection wells.
- Lunch: Return for lunch where we will serve some of the plants we pick.
- Healthy Eating demonstration focuses on prevention. Hand out provides a list of healthy foods and unhealthy foods. How we practice sustainability to get the most out of what we grow and eat. Good Bugs; Bad Bugs.
- Presentation of 18 endangered species on our ranch and how we manage our land for a hunting operation while at the same time preserve wildlife
Feel free to hike afterwards.