Wednesday, July 27, 2016

What are you going to do this summer when growth in your cool-season pastures slows down? What will you do if they stop growing...

Many of you have seen them -- farms split into paddocks where the animals are rotated each week, every three days, once a day...

In the last "About Grazing" column, Chris Penrose wrote about some early season grazing management. In this column, I want to continue that theme...

By CHRIS PENROSEWhen we think of extending the grazing season, we usually think of how long we can go into the fall or winter...

Some cows I’ve seen lately look thinner than normal for this time of year. With more than a month of winter remaining, it could...

There is no time like the present to evaluate your pasture fields for damage from over grazing and weather related stress. While you are...

When the management of grazing is discussed, what are the topics of that discussion? Typically, they involve forage growth, forage varieties, soils, animal nutrition,...

The days are getting longer, which means spring is just around the corner! Having grown up in a warmer climate than Ohio, I like...

Let me paint you a winter pasture management picture. Here sits our grazier, indoors next to a cozy wood stove fire while the farm's...

Winter is here, are you ready? The single largest expense of keeping livestock is winter feeding costs. Winter feed costs will be expensive this...
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