17 Mar 2018
This workshop was sponsored by the Benton County Agriculture and Wildlife Protection Program (AWPP). The AWPP is a two-year pilot program to encourage the proactive use of non-lethal animal damage deterrents in an effort to foster the coexistence of agriculture and wildlife in Benton County.
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18 Oct 2018
Presenter Jan Dohner, author of Livestock Guardians, discusses the fundamentals of using guardian animals, including llamas, donkeys and dogs, to protect your animals on pasture. She will address the pros and cons of using each type of guardian animal, how to choose the right animal for your farm, basic care and much more.
1 Nov 2018
This webinar focus on using dogs as livestock guardian animals. Presenter Jan Dohner covers the various breeds, questions of crossbred dogs, how to find a good dog/breeder, identifying good rescue dogs, choosing a puppy, and bringing home a new dog or puppy.
15 Nov 2018
Presenter Jan Dohner, author of Livestock Guardians, will cover the adolescent behavior problems commonly exhibited by livestock guardian dogs, including tips for observing and identifying the good and bad physical signals, and guidance for poultry guarding.
14 Jan 2019
Learn how to keep your cattle, goats, and sheep safe from predators such as coyotes, roaming dogs and birds of prey. This webinar will help you identify threats through tracks, scat, and the damage they leave behind. Our presenter is Jan Dohner, author of The Encyclopedia of Animal Predators. Watch
17 Jan 2019
Join us to learn practical strategies for protecting your flock from predators such as raccoons, foxes, and birds of prey. Nonlethal methods for prevention and protection will be discussed. Our presenter is Jan Dohner, author of The Encyclopedia of Animal Predators.