Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Tractor Repair and Maintenance Workshop

Thursday, June 28th Tractor Repair and Maintenance Workshop at 4 to 7 pm! Our workshop will be at Nonnewaug High School in Woodbury. Farmers with ten years of farming experience or fewer are welcome to come for free - just register using this form

This workshop will be led by Edward Belinsky and David Blyn.  The workshop will be an intro to tractor repair with a focus on preventable maintenance. This includes fluid checks, oil changes, basic hydraulics, and routine pre operational checks.  David Blyn will also have pointers on purchasing used tractors. The workshop is $25 for members and $35 for non-members.  Online registration is now closed, but call the office to register at 203-888-5146.
Here is a little bit of background on our workshop leaders:

David Blyn is the founder of Riverbank Farm, and currently runs the farm with his wife, Laura. Riverbank is an organic vegetable farm which David has been caring for full time since 1991. He also has a lot of knowledge when it comes to old cultivating equipment and farm machinery which he has gained over his many years of personal experience. Our other workshop leader is Edward Belinsky, who teaches Agri-Science at Nonnewaug High School.  Ed, is also an advisor for the Woodbury FFA which he joined in 1998.
This workshop should be very helpful and a lot of fun, enjoy! You can visit the event page by clicking here

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  3. That tractor looks like a fun time. I used to have one on our farm. We could not have managed the farm without it.