Saturday, January 19, 2019
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All farmers should try to prevent soil loss. It doesn't take long before topsoil is compromised and your ability to produce top-yielding crops is hampered.

How many animals will my pasture support? Now is a great time to sit back and think about what went well and what needs improved.

When some forages freeze, changes in their metabolism and composition can be toxic to ruminant livestock, causing prussic acid poisoning and bloat.

Most sheep and goat producers will experience difficulties with internal parasite control. Learn how to improve your parasite management practices.

Despite record rainfall, yet again, this year, there are plenty of opportunities to make improvements to water and soil management practices.

Late summer provides a window of opportunity to renovate weedy or thin pasture areas and there are a couple of good options to accomplish that task.

As we transition into fall, pay close attention to your forages. Some pastures may be stockpiled, but those intended to be grazed this fall still need rest.

Looking for a simple confirmation of healthy or unhealthy, farmers are burying underwear to test their soil. It's called the #SoilYourUndies challenge.

If you are truly attempting to improve a pasture, you will need to adjust your management choices to suit those species you desire.

Many factors cause gully erosion, but not all should be corrected the same way. Learn more about different practices to correct and to reduce gully erosion.
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