Monday, July 23, 2018
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Do we need a tractor to manage the pasture or can it be accomplished through proper grazing management? Consider these questions before clipping a pasture.

Although most of the nutrients needed by the animals are supplied by grazing, it is still important to make sure they have supplemental mineral available.

As the number of daylight hours increase, temperatures warm and pastures grow, farm managers should take steps to prevent hypomagnesemia or "grass tetany."

Mud can be detrimental to livestock and cause soil loss. Graziers need to have a mud control plan as part of a comprehensive grazing management system.

Flood recovery can be a daunting task, so there are things to consider before allowing livestock into previously flooded pastures.

Grazing winter cover crops can provide winter forage for livestock, increase soil biology and organic matter and decrease soil erosion and nutrient runoff.

One of the biggest problems farmers face around the world is soil degradation. It all comes back to how you manage your soils.

Learn to pair forages that progress to maturity at similar times for a more uniform harvest with increased quality and yield.

Goats are great for cleaning up brush and unwanted vegetation prior to the initial investment of starting a new pasture and loading it with livestock.

Ohio’s Northern Bobwhite in Grasslands project is designed to help bring back the quail that were once an integral part of Ohio’s landscape.
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