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Assessment Time

By   /  April 24, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  No Comments

Last week was taxes crunch, which does sound like a tasty ice cream flavor, but we all know it’s not nearly as fun. Leading up to the day of reckoning meant getting together all of the number-filled papers that have strange names like K-1, and 1099, and W-2. In Alabama, there’s an A-1 form, which […]

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The Right Growing Environment Makes All the Difference

By   /  April 17, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  No Comments

My effort to grow popcorn this year in Tucson, Arizona has reinforced an important lesson about the importance of the right growing environment. The corn in these two pots was planted on the same day, and have gotten the same amount of water. But the corn on the right was planted in brand new potting […]

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We’ve Raised $1,500 of the $15,000 We Need This Year to Keep On Pasture Going

By   /  April 10, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  No Comments

We started our Spring Fund drive on March 21, On Pasture’s 4th Birthday. If you’ve already responded to our request for support, thank you very much! We really appreciate you stepping up to help! If you haven’t had a chance to visit our support page and send some help, here’s why we’re asking: On Pasture […]

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Farmers and Writers Have It Made!

By   /  April 3, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  Comments Off on Farmers and Writers Have It Made!

The first thing we did when On Pasture was awarded a Conservation Innovation Grant to cover expenses was to send a gift to those authors who have supported On Pasture with lots of great articles and information. Like us, they did it for free for four years, and since we had a little funding now, […]

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Send Your Support to Help Meet the On Pasture Grant Match

By   /  March 27, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  Comments Off on Send Your Support to Help Meet the On Pasture Grant Match

On Pasture is funded for the near future thanks to a Conservation Innovation Grant from the Natural Resources Conservation Service. But we only get the money if we can provide $15,000 in cash match every year for the life of the grant. So twice a year (in the spring for On Pasture’s birthday and in […]

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