Introduction to Draft Animals
10:00am - 5:00pm
August 18, 2012
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A great introduction to nineteenth-century farming techniques! This workshop will introduce you to a variety of skills needed in working with draft animals. Topics covered will include harnessing and hitching a single horse, yoking a team of oxen, plowing, cultivating, and use of a stone boat. You will have the opportunity to drive both the horse and the team of oxen.
Fee: $35 NYSHA members, $40 non-members
To register, call (607) 547-1461.
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