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What’s the Difference Between Grain-Fed and Grass-fed?

By   /  March 13, 2017  /  Consider This  /  1 Comment

Shannon shares what grass-fed customers need to know about what makes a piece of grass-fed meat different from grain-fed, and what that means in the kitchen so they can have the best meal possible.

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The Consequences of Doing or Not Doing

By   /  March 6, 2017  /  Consider This  /  1 Comment

When I mow the grass, it is an ecological catastrophe for some creatures, a boon to others. When I keep living roots in the soil, I increase stability and complexity of soil life. When I plough or grow annual crops—in my garden, for example—I create havoc for many types of fungi, some of which are […]

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Ag Research Can Help the Economy and Inform Policy

By   /  February 27, 2017  /  Consider This  /  Comments Off on Ag Research Can Help the Economy and Inform Policy

This comes to us from Cody Sullivan, U.S. Forest Service Research and Development. When most people think of forests, science isn’t the first thing that comes to mind, but, perhaps, it should. That’s because the U.S. Forest Service Research and Development program oversees projects across many science disciplines including forestry, genetics, wildlife, forest products and […]

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The Grazier’s Bookshelf

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  Consider This  /  Comments Off on The Grazier’s Bookshelf

The icy hand of winter grasped my little valley just after Thanksgiving. After a fabulous grass-growing fall, the dark curtain fell, which meant I began watching the mailbox in earnest as winter is the time of year new books arrive, some of them about grazing. Recently I’ve written about steps people might take to explore […]

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A Conservation Group That Loves Farmers and Ranchers

By   /  February 13, 2017  /  Consider This  /  Comments Off on A Conservation Group That Loves Farmers and Ranchers

Since it’s Valentine’s Day, here’s a little love for all our readers.

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