KBS Pasture Dairy Center to Host Open Houses
Date: August 12, 2014
Time: 4 - 8 p.m.
Location: KBS Pasture Dairy Center, 10461 N 40th St, Hickory Corners, MI 49060
Contact: Misty Klotz 269-671-2402 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tours depart at 5 and 6:30 pm. (limit of 30 people per wagon tour)
MSU Dairy Store ice cream will be available and visitors can enter wo win a KBS t-shirt and a free lunch for two at the KBS Conference Center’s McCrary Hall.
The Pasture Dairy Center usues robotic milking technology, a system allowing cows to set their own milking schedule, and features 220 acres of pasture devoted to grazing research with a focus on sustainable agriculture and ecosystem services. the barn at the Pasture Dairy Center was the first livestock building in the U.S. to receive a silver level certification for Leadership in Environmental and Energy Design (LEED).