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Poisonous plants: What’s the risk to livestock?

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Every year I get questions from livestock owners regarding poisonous plants; either for identification or for information on how to manage around a known poisonous plant.

Graziers, your livestock are telling you how to increase pasture intake

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Chew on this: Animals, regardless of species, will adjust their bite size to harvest about 50% of the existing pasture height in front of them.

Electric fencing can be a great grazing management tool for farmers

Thursday, May 7, 2015

As I have fielded phone calls and made farm visits since my last article, the two main topics seem to be the lack of early spring growth leading to the overgrazing of the late winter pasture, and electric fence problems. My sister called a few days before Easter and wanted to sell all of the […]

For good spring and summer pastures, start early

Friday, April 24, 2015

Manage your pastures early and often for a good growing season.

Consider that pipeline’s impact to your pasture and hay fields

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Consider all the effects of pipelines, including to your forage crops.

Make forage weed control plan now

Thursday, March 26, 2015

We are on the downhill stretch. Mornings and nights are still cold, but the sun is warming up our afternoons.

Have you ever sampled your hay? Is your hay really good enough?

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Many of us feed hay this time of year, but how many of us actually know what we are feeding?

Time to make a grazing resolution

Thursday, February 12, 2015

For most of us in the United States, the beginning of the New Year is a time to make our New Year’s resolution.

Tips for cutting your winter feed bill

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Since we live in an area that requires feeding for the majority of the winter, maximizing feed value and minimizing waste is essential to your bottom line.

Remember to educate yourself, and your friends, about farming

Thursday, January 8, 2015

As producers, we have many opportunities to share and educate.

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