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The Poop on Dung Beetles

By   /  November 30, 2015  /  Forage, Pasture Health, Soil  /  3 Comments

What would you say to a 95% decrease in horn flies thanks to dung beetles? They do that and a lot more for us. Here’s a list, plus instructions for capture traps so that you can add more beetles to your pastures if you don’t think you have enough.

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Tractor Square Dancing!

By   /  November 30, 2015  /  The Funnies  /  Comments Off on Tractor Square Dancing!

Who knew this was a thing?!  Or that men would put on dresses just so that they could participate? 🙂 Tablet readers, here’s your link.

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Can Animals Learn to Prevent Bloat?

By   /  November 30, 2015  /  Behavior, Livestock  /  Comments Off on Can Animals Learn to Prevent Bloat?

Bloat is a big problem for producers, but based on research at Utah State University, it could be one that animals can solve for us.

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Mob Grazing on 2700 Acres in North Dakota

By   /  November 30, 2015  /  Grazing Management  /  3 Comments

Is it possible to adapt mob grazing to work on large scales and native rangelands? Like many of you, Jay and Krista Reiser asked that question as they consider the North Dakota ranch they hoped to take over. They thought that mob grazing had the potential to help them solve two problems. First, their financial […]

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The Grass Whisperer Rocks the Restoration Spotlight

By   /  November 30, 2015  /  Consider This  /  Comments Off on The Grass Whisperer Rocks the Restoration Spotlight

The Chesapeake Bay Program featured Troy Bishopp recently, giving him a chance to describe good grazing and how it is a win-win for our soils, water, and farmers.

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