More Grass, More Trees, More Lamb. Jennifer Cunningham, Jay Springs Lamb Co., Pinantan Lake, BC Canada. Outline. Who we are. Where we are going and why Marketing, value chain How are we making it happen Grazing Take home messages. Who we are. Where we are. Private land
Jennifer Cunningham, Jay Springs Lamb Co., Pinantan Lake, BC
Where we are
Where we are
- 4 hours & 20 minutes from Vancouver, BC
- 7 km east of Pinantan Lake, 34 km north east of Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
Generation management –
Considerations: Parents retiring, management of landbase for 3 families, assorted skill sets and knowledge bases, courses, estate and business planning, marketing……….
Our mission statement:
Our main goal: Develop a viable operation selling and producing lambs to a market that will support a small scale sustainable farm.
Woodlot license 311 will be a viable and sustainable operation meeting the family partner’s social, financial and environmental objectives.
Our want of a sustainable lifestyle motivates our business.
Each lamb needs to sell for more!!!
Cost based pricing systems
Much more responsive to your farm management and your skills
3. Increase tree inventory on ranch to increase woodlot AAC while protecting wildlife and ecological values and creating an multi-aged tree diversity
This is what we had at the time to work with:
Agroforestry Forest 2020 project