Tag Archives: Soil health

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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Can ranching be sustainable without profits? Burke Teichert says no

 In some people’s minds, profit is a dirty word. And sustainability is nirvana. But ranches can’t be sustainable without being profitable. Well duh! But it is true that “profit” is a dirty word amongst our our enemies in the culture … Continue reading

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Adaptive Management, Multispecies Grazing Improves Soil Health

Even the academics and government guys (but I repeat myself), saw advantages to “multiple classes of livestock” as far back as I can remember. But, of course, they didn’t relate it to soil health but apparently at least a few … Continue reading

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Principles Lay Foundation for Healthy Soils

​​​​​In schools they teach that soil is not a living organism, it’s not an ecosystem, it’s a growing medium,” says Ray Archuleta. “There’s no respect for it, that it’s alive, and I think that’s one of the most pervasive and … Continue reading

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