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The Progressing Farmer Buys a Farm Part 3: How to Pick the Right Farm

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  Money Matters, Start Ups  /  Comments Off on The Progressing Farmer Buys a Farm Part 3: How to Pick the Right Farm

In Part 1 of this series, Jenn Colby described her drive to farm, how hard she worked to make a go of it on a tight budget, the business plan that told her, don’t quit your day job and maybe get a better paying job so you can afford your farming dream, and how that […]

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Western SARE Internship Handbook

By   /  June 5, 2017  /  Money Matters, Start Ups  /  Comments Off on Western SARE Internship Handbook

On Pasture readers have asked for  information on how they can get started with interns for their farms or ranches. It’s a big topic that requires more than one article. So we’re going to ask for help from our readers as well. If you have experience with interns and apprentices and would like to share […]

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How Sap Bush Hollow Farm Meets the Challenge of Cooperating Across Generations

By   /  May 29, 2017  /  Money Matters, Transferring the Farm  /  Comments Off on How Sap Bush Hollow Farm Meets the Challenge of Cooperating Across Generations

Farming should be about making way for the next generation, as well as serving the needs of the present.

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What Size Cow Is Right for Grass-Finishing?

By   /  May 22, 2017  /  Marketing, Money Matters  /  3 Comments

One of our On Pasture readers sent us this question: I would like to know what size I should be buying cows in order to grass finish before slaughter. I know grass fed beef is different than grain fed beef. Can you help? Since John Marble frequents sale barns for some of the stock on […]

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Your Role In A Better Tenant Landlord Relationship

By   /  May 15, 2017  /  Leasing Pasture, Money Matters  /  1 Comment

We have had very good results with keeping long land leases by focusing on keeping good landlord relationships. This article is going to review our practices that have been very successful in keeping our leased land. I will also review some of the mistakes that we have made in the past that resulted in us […]

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