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Why Inoculate, Exactly?

By   /  March 13, 2017  /  Forage, Pasture Health, Soil  /  No Comments

That little packet of dark powder you are coerced into purchasing along with your clover seed can be mystifying. It only weighs a few ounces, and it has to be kept cool and dry and managed like a living pet (it is, after all, alive). Plus it invariably gets all over your hands and clothes. […]

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Beating Heavy Clay and Wet Soils

By   /  March 6, 2017  /  Pasture Health, Soil  /  2 Comments

Here’s a whole list of forage species that can help you manage this problem. Genevieve explains how they work for you.

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Regulating the Sugar Intake of Horses on Pasture

By   /  February 13, 2017  /  Horses, Livestock  /  1 Comment

Not long ago we got a question from a reader: “I am an equine conservationist in Maryland. I am working to promote rotational grazing for small horse property owners. I would really like to see some information about grass combinations for horses with insulin resistance and varieties that would allow for longer grazing times. We […]

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Frost Seeding Now For a Better Pasture This Summer

By   /  February 6, 2017  /  Forage, Pasture Health  /  1 Comment

Its a good time of year to get the seeds on the ground so they have enough time to get into the soil and won’t be eaten by other critters.

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Build Soils with Good Forage

By   /  January 23, 2017  /  Forage, Pasture Health, Soil  /  1 Comment

Here’s how to manage your cover crops as a soil builder while taking advantage of forage.

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