Saturday, August 8, 2020

Fertilizer prices are extremely high at this time. How do we economically stimulate pasture growth throughout the growing season? In general, nitrogen has the greatest...
Spotted Knapweed

It may only be February, but it's time to start thinking about weed control in your pastures and prepare for combatting weeds in 2019.

A reminder to improve next year's pasture ... right now.

The leaves are falling, grain harvest is nearing completion and as we head into the winter months it’s time to give some consideration to your pastures.

Most Ohio winters are relatively mild, but do you have a grazing plan in case your buried in deep snow?
Grazing horses

Well-managed horse pastures provide ground cover, prevent soil erosion and decrease runoff. Use these tips to improve your horse pastures.
calf

Managers need to factor in available time and money, and other expected or unexpected events, so sometimes compromises need to be made.

In the ideal world, they need to be able to hold in or deter livestock, but be able to allow water and debris to pass during periods of high water.
mud

Winter always seems to create unique challenges with livestock. From keeping ice off the water troughs to providing feed with enough nutrients to maintain...

What's the best pasture mix for llamas and alpacas? They're not picky, but an Ohio State grazing expert offers tips in this week's All About Grazing column.