Tag Archives: Savory Grazing Method

How an Australian Ranch Uses Cattle to Restore Soil

via Chris Gill  and the Circle Ranch Meet Glenn Morris, General Manager of Figtrees Organic Farms, producers and marketers of award winning organic beef from the award winning properties ‘Wilton Park’ in New South Wales, Australia. Glenn has spent more than two … Continue reading

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Understanding Brittleness to Better Understand Your Land

 Understanding Brittleness to Better Read Your Land from Savory Institute on Vimeo. Learn the concept of brittleness and how understanding where your region falls on the brittleness scale can affect the management options for your ranch or farm.        … Continue reading

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2015 Leopold Conservation Award

ColoradoCattlemen       FOLLOW FLYOVER PRESS ON FACEBOOK Check out our WebSite Check out our e-Store Planned Grazing: A Study Guide and Reference Manual. This is the ideal squeal to A Handbook for Ranch Managers.  Although the ecological principles remain the same, what … Continue reading

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Perception shift: Livestock to the rescue

Perhaps one day public opinion will align with what Allan Savory told farmers and ranchers in Chico: “You in the room are the most important people in the world.” And from the Western Livestock Journal, no less! Looks like the … Continue reading

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VIDEO: High density cattle grazing

Circle H Ranch uses temporary fences, wires to manage pasture grazing by Staff in Beef Cattle Livestock Brian Harper, Circle H Farms Photo: Meghan Mast http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1“> Along with his family, Brian Harper runs a cow-calf and breeding stock operation at Circle H … Continue reading

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Holistic Management: Another Tool In Your Kit Bag

This introduction to this article is extracted from the preface to my new book Planned Grazing: A Study Guide and Field Manual (see below). But first, please realize that “Holistic Planning” is not a grazing system. It is a planning method with … 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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Intensive Grazing on Irrigated Pastures

By Dave Scott of ATTRA-NCAT via On Pasture Even if you’re not working with irrigation, this article has some great tips for transitioning to intensive grazing, stockpiling pasture, and considering the downsides.  This is the first in a series from Dave … Continue reading

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Herding & Electric Fencing Combined to Increase Herd Effect

The Rodear Initiative. We can pick up and set out polywire at a blistering pace with the help of our equine partners. We’ve got a good video of this method in action that we’ll put up when we get it … Continue reading

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