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More Farmers Are Winter Grazing

By   /  January 30, 2017  /  Fencing, Grazing Management, Planning  /  2 Comments

This story comes to us from Civil Eats, a daily news source for critical thought about the American food system. In working on this story, reporter Caroline Abels contacted us at On Pasture to find out more about winter grazing and interviewed two On Pasture authors, Troy Bishopp and Jim Gerrish. After an early season […]

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How I Adapted My Grazing When the Weather Made Things Tough

By   /  January 16, 2017  /  Fencing, Grazing Management, Planning  /  1 Comment

When the weather gave Don and Betty Ashford lemons, they worked with what they had to extend a tough grazing season anyway, which is a lot better than lemonade! Don shares this story as an example of how you can do things differently, and hopes that you’ll share your stories too!

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Setting Up Fences and Water for Dairy Grazing – With a Little Help From Some Grants

By   /  January 9, 2017  /  Grazing Management, Planning  /  Comments Off on Setting Up Fences and Water for Dairy Grazing – With a Little Help From Some Grants

In December we introduced you to Jonathan and Maryann Connor, owners of Providence Dairy in Addison, Vermont who are making the move to pasture-based dairying. Even if you’re not a dairy grazier there are some hints here about grant assistance that could work for your operation. Jonathan, Maryann are working with Cheryl Cesario, a Grazing […]

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The New Grazing Charts Are Here :-)The New Grazing Charts Are Here!

By   /  January 2, 2017  /  Grazing Management, Planning  /  3 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – Troy sends out his grazing charts so we can prepare for the upcoming grazing season!

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On Becoming a Professional Grazier

By   /  December 19, 2016  /  Grazing Management, Planning  /  2 Comments

Why in the world would you want to be a Grazier? Here are some upsides and some of the challenges.

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