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Solving Seasonal Electric Fence Problems

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  No Comments

A season of managed grazing can be hard on your fences and changes in vegetation and soil moisture take their toll. Here are some suggestions for figuring out what’s wrong and fixing it.

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Farming as a Second Career – Secrets From Folks Who Made the Switch

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Consider This  /  No Comments

Thanks to Suzy Hodgson of UVM Extension’s New Farmer Project for this story! On average, people change careers three times in their lifetimes, and that’s not counting about ten different jobs across those careers. Whether through choice or circumstance, people are on the move to different employment opportunities, and it’s not surprising to find a number […]

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How Many Problems Do You Have?

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  The Funnies  /  No Comments

Anyone else have this problem?

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Greg Judy Talks Fencing, Leasing, Cow-Size and More

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Fencing, Grazing Management, Water  /  2 Comments

What are the best reels, fence posts and wire you can use for your temporary fences? What are some rates you might offer for leasing a farm/pasture? What size cows winter well on pasture? How do you set up your watering system? What are your secrets to success? These are just a few of the […]

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Cow Poop Analyzer App Estimates Forage Quality

By   /  August 7, 2017  /  Beef Cattle, Livestock  /  1 Comment

You can use your Smartphone and a pile of poop to figure out your forage quality! With the “Cow Poop Analyzer” app, you take a picture of a manure pile, and then compare your picture to file photos. Each file photo comes with an estimate for the crude protein and digestibility you can expect from […]

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