Pastured Pigs in a Wagon Wheel Pasture at Nettle Valley Farm
Saturday, Sept. 9 | 10 a.m.-Noon
Hosts: Dayna Burtness & Nick Nguyen
Address: 23970 County Road 19 | Spring Grove, MN 55974
Dayna Burtness runs Nettle Valley Farm in Spring Grove, Minnesota. With help from her husband Nick Nguyen, Dayna finishes about 75-80 pigs each year on diverse, pollinator-oriented annual and perennial pastures using a barn-plus-pasture hybrid model. Nettle Valley Farm also has an incubator farm program, pastured egg layers and seasonal brush goats.
Lunch will follow the field day.
- Albert Lea Seed
- Riverside Feeds, LLC
See & Discuss:
- Pastured pigs
- Wagon wheel hub pasture design
- Supporting pollinators with goats and pigs
- Nofence collars on goats
Enter “Nettle Valley Farm” into Google Maps, rather than typing in the the address (doing that will give incorrect directions). The correct location is just east of the T intersection where Crystal Creek Road meets County Road 18 and County Road 19.