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Brookdale Site Resources

The Brookdale site is located 11 miles North of Brandon, at the corner of Highway #10 and Road 353. It is a 640-acre section of land (31-12-18W) owned by Ducks Unlimited Canada. Approximately 240 acres are wetlands, and the remaining 400 acres are used for pasture, hay, and cropland. Brookdale also includes a Learning centre, and a hoop barns for equipment/hay storage and large extension events. Amenities: Internet, Phone and Wifi

 
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First Street Site Resources

The First Street Pasture is a 426-acre Crown Lands pasture located at 36-10-19W. The site is just east of Brandon and south of Highway #1. Four-hundred of the acres are pastures for grazing, and there is also a 26-acre hay field. The pasture is surrounded by a five-wire perimeter fence and cross-fenced with one-strand electric fence into smaller pastures for rotational grazing. Summer pasture pipe has been installed to reach each of the pastures.

 
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Johnson Site Resources

The Johnson site is located in the south half of 31-10-18W, just to the east of Brandon and south of Highway #1. Currently the Johnson site (formerly the AAFC’s Beef Research Farm), has ten pastures (10- to 15-acres each) and 33 paddocks (3- to 5-acres each). All are intended for replicated research projects. During the winter of 2016-2017, the paddocks on the north half of the site will be used for two U of M research projects. Currently, these projects are ongoing, but the North paddocks will also become available in 2017-2018. Johnson also includes a hoop barns for equipment/hay storage and large extension events Amenities: Internet, Phone, Wifi