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How Animals Choose What to Eat

By   /  April 6, 2015  /  Behavior, Livestock  /  Comments Off on How Animals Choose What to Eat

Why are your animals eating what they eat? Why don’t they eat other things you think they’d like? Here are the answers and tips on how to use this information to your benefit.

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Managing Grazing So Animals Make the Most of Their Time

By   /  March 30, 2015  /  Behavior, Grazing Management, Livestock  /  Comments Off on Managing Grazing So Animals Make the Most of Their Time

With everything they have to accomplish in a day, your stock is a lot busier than you think. Here’s what you need to do to make sure they make the most of their time grazing.

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What Your Livestock Think About Your Pasture

By   /  March 23, 2015  /  Behavior, Livestock  /  3 Comments

Your animals have a lot more to do than just walk around and eat. Understanding what they’re doing ensures that you’re making it easy for them to harvest their own food with the least amount of effort so you get the best performance from them.

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The Predator in Your Pasture

By   /  March 16, 2015  /  Forage, Livestock, Pasture Health  /  1 Comment

Understanding the primary predators and prey in your pastures is the first step toward managing for everyone’s benefit.

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Grazing: Is it Art or Is It Science?

By   /  November 17, 2014  /  Grazing Management  /  1 Comment

True grazing artists understand that when things aren’t going as planned, or Mother Nature gives you a surprise, you don’t give up on science. You just remix your paint.

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