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Overcoming Our Brush Prejudice

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From 1997 – 2002 I ran a goat herd for brush management as part of a research project on creating firebreaks through goat grazing. After I saw that cows could do every bit as well on brush as my goats ever did, I began to rethink our relationship with brush in pasture, and why we ought to work with our cows to manage it.

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Prejudice: an unfavorable opinion or feeling formed beforehand or without knowledge, thought, or rea
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Kathy worked with the Bureau of Land Management for 12 years before founding Livestock for Landscapes in 2004. Her twelve years at the agency allowed her to pursue her goal of helping communities find ways to live profitably AND sustainably in their environment. She has been researching and working with livestock as a land management tool for over a decade. When she's not helping farmers, ranchers and land managers on-site, she writes articles, and books, and edits videos to help others turn their livestock into landscape managers.

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