Presenters: Dr. Angela Jackson, SDSPA, TOPP Organic Ag Transition Advisor; Mike Badger, American Pastured Poultry Producers Association; David Schafer of Featherman Equipment; Dr. Jeff Mattocks, The Fertrell Company

Description: On June 21st SDSPA hosted an USDA TOPP field day to discuss the production considerations for transitioning to pasture-raised organic egg and broiler production. This video includes the recorded speaker presentations from Dr. Angela K. Jackson (SDSPA, Organic Ag Transition Advisor), David Schafer (Founder and Owner of Featherman Equipment and Author/Creator of the “plant-in-a-box concept”), Mike Badger (Executive Director of the American Pastured Poultry Producers Association), and Dr. Jeff Mattocks (Livestock Nutrition Expert at The Fertrell Company).

Recorded: June 21, 2024

Video: TOPP Poultry Production

Presenter: Dr. Angela Jackson, SDSPA, TOPP Organic Ag Transition Advisor & Owner of Prairiesun Organics

Description: This video includes the field walk and demonstration portion of the event at Prairiesun Organics.


This recording is supported through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Transition to Organic Partnership Program (TOPP). TOPP is a program of the USDA Organic Transition Initiative and is administered by the USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) National Organic Program (NOP).