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Dakota Rancher Makes Money Replacing Hay With Grazing

“The ingredients for success are quite simple,” he says. “Small-frame animals with the right genetics, May to June calving in our area, and carefully managing forage so that enough of the right kind is stockpiled for the winter season.” Finally … Continue reading

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Creating Your Grazing Chart – Mapping Your Pastures

By Troy Bishopp via On Pasture Financial advisor and television host, Suze Orman said it’s impossible to map out a route to your destination if you don’t know where you’re starting from.  Kinda makes sense for implementing a grazing management plan … Continue reading

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Grazing Charts – Working on Your Farm Layout

Always be cautious about “free” (bad) advise. It is usually worth exactly what you pay for it. But, with that said, this seems to be OK.   By Kathy Voth via On Pasture Troy Bishopp, the Grass Whisperer, is taking us through … Continue reading

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Setting Up an Intensive Grazing System That Works – Pasture Recovery Periods

By Dave Scott  via On Pasture Regardless of your irrigation status, you’ll find great tips here on improving spring pastures, getting more forage with less nitrogen, adding legumes and preventing and reducing parasite problems. Pasture Recovery Period Considerations or “Building the … Continue reading

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Eau de Soil = The Sweet Smell of Success

By Kathy Voth  via On Pasture We shared some tips on how to take the drudgery out of soil sampling, but maybe you want something even easier. How about smelling your soil? Here Ray Archuleta and Jon Sitka of the … Continue reading

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Cell Grazing: Part VI. Myths, Misconceptions, and Untruths about SGM

By Dr. Jimmy T (Gunny) LaBaume, President & CEO, Land & Livestock International, Inc. One of Einstein’s greatest sayings was, “Great ideas have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.” This case is no exception. I have encountered many people … Continue reading

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