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Nurse Your Forage Seeding For Success

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  Forage, Pasture Health  /  No Comments

I caught up with Jeff Rasawehr of Center Seeds the other day to learn about why he likes to add “nurse crops” when he’s seeding in a new pasture or hay field. A nurse crop for forage plantings is an annual that gives forage plants an extra boost as they’re getting started. The nurse crop […]

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The New Sign of Our Times

By   /  January 30, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  2 Comments

You can fix pretty much anything with duct tape and baling twine. December of 2015, Kathy and I put up our very first On Pasture sign at the National Grazing Lands Conference in Texas with a bunch of tape, some pins, and some PVC pipe. The whole kit and caboodle ran us about $30, and […]

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The 12 Days of Christmas

By   /  December 12, 2016  /  The Funnies  /  Comments Off on The 12 Days of Christmas

Like many things in life, this starts out so smooth and seemingly easy, and then over time it gets harder and harder to keep up. Hang in there! It gets better! Thanks to Rachel’s Mr. On Pasture for finding this for us!

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Thanksgiving Day Adjustments

By   /  November 21, 2016  /  The Funnies  /  Comments Off on Thanksgiving Day Adjustments

Don’t forget to do this before Turkey Day!

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We Met Our Match!

By   /  November 7, 2016  /  The Scoop  /  Comments Off on We Met Our Match!

Wow! Thanks to everyone who pitched in to help us meet the match we need to unlock this year’s Conservation Innovation Grant! We’d also like to give a special shout out to one reader who’d like to remain anonymous. He brought an end to this year’s fundraising with an especially generous donation. He’s been reading […]

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