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Why Do We Want Legumes in Our Pastures?

By   /  October 17, 2016  /  Comments Off on Why Do We Want Legumes in Our Pastures?

If you’re reducing inputs so you can maintain profitability, keeping a healthy population of legumes in your pasture can help.

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Legume plant root showing nodules attached to the roots. Photo courtesy of NMSU’s Guide to Nit
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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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