Rangelands, local agriculture Teton County tour focus

           A ranch tour focused on rangelands and local agriculture is Saturday, Aug. 4, in Teton County.

The event is 10 a.m. to noon and includes a tour at Snake River Ranch, said Glenn Owings, University of Wyoming Extension educator. He said there is no cost to attend, but registration is required. There is a limit of 30.

Presentations are 10-11 a.m. at the Teton County 4-H Extension Office, 255 W. Deloney, in Jackson, and include rangeland ecosystems, how ranches typically work in Wyoming and associated landscape values. The Snake River Ranch tour is 11:15 a.m.-noon.

Owings said there is no age limit, although minors will need to be with an adult.

“The event will go on rain or shine,” said Owings. “Transportation from the classroom to the ranch is not provided. Please carpool if possible.”

To register, contact Owings at 307-367-4380 or at gowings@uwyo.edu.