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Start Stockpiling Pasture for Fall and Winter Grazing

By   /  August 14, 2017  /  Forage, Pasture Health  /  1 Comment

Tall fescue is great for stockpiling. Here’s how much you need to lengthen your grazing season, along with tips on managing grazing now to get the most out of your winter pastures.

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Timely Tips for Managing What’s Happening in Pastures Now

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  Grazing Management, Planning  /  1 Comment

This is great info for those folks on irrigated pasture or those in areas of decent precipitation. For those of you working in the arid west and parts of Texas, see if this gives you ideas for how to manage your drier forages.

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Runaway Grass – What Can You Do?

By   /  May 15, 2017  /  Forage, Pasture Health, Weeds  /  2 Comments

If you’re looking out at pastures that are growing so fast you don’t know how to keep up, here are some tips for managing your grazing so that you slow the speed that forage matures, and you maintain quality forage.

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Wait! Grazing Too Early Is Harmful to Your Pasture’s Health

By   /  March 13, 2017  /  Grazing Management  /  Comments Off on Wait! Grazing Too Early Is Harmful to Your Pasture’s Health

You and your livestock might be itching to start grazing. Victor Shelton tells us why it’s not a good idea to start too early, and what you can do in the meantime to scratch that itch without causing problems for yourself.

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A Walk in the Rain Tells You A Lot About Your Pasture’s Health

By   /  February 13, 2017  /  Forage, Pasture Health, Soil  /  1 Comment

Is your soil and forage healthy and absorbing rain and moisture? Grab your raincoat and talk a walk with Victor Shelton to see what your pasture tells you.

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