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Four Winter Watering Set-Ups

By   /  November 26, 2018  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  2 Comments

Keeping stock watered in winter can be a challenge. With that in mind we thought we’d check with our neighbors to the north to see what kind of solutions they’ve come up with to make watering easier in even the coldest winters. We found this factsheet from folks in Manitoba with four different solutions as […]

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You Can’t Grow Beans From Cracks in the Ground

By   /  November 26, 2018  /  Pasture Health, Soil  /  2 Comments

Although I was trained in science, I never really made much of a scientist. All that sitting around in the lab, mucking out petri dishes and gathering data, well, I just really couldn’t stand it. What I wanted was to be out in the field, observing nature. And perhaps that’s why I wound up here […]

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Curious Cows

By   /  November 26, 2018  /  The Funnies  /  Comments Off on Curious Cows

Meg wrote in her article this week how much she could get done by taking advantage of cow curiosity. So I thought you might enjoy this example of curious cows, with thanks to Derek Klingenberg.

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Outsmarting Wild Cattle – Part 1

By   /  November 26, 2018  /  Behavior, Livestock  /  17 Comments

Meg is back with some more about the skills she’s developing and practicing as she grows her cattle operation. This time she’s sharing her experience working with newly purchased heifers and techniques she used to move them more easily through pastures.

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Meet Me In Reno!

By   /  November 26, 2018  /  The Scoop  /  Comments Off on Meet Me In Reno!

First – THANK YOU! We were overwhelmed last week by all the support that came in to meet our grant match before the deadline. And we did it! I’m behind on thank you notes and mailing out bumper stickers, but please know how grateful I am and that they’ll be on their way soon! Next […]

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