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Some Do’s and Don’ts for Successful Bale Grazing

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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.


  1. Joshua H says:

    Won’t a bale placed on end absorb more rain water than one on it’s side, in a humid climate?

    • James Eldridge says:

      Yes, in our part of the country (southern Indiana) a bale left on its end will collect a large amount of moisture and ruin in a short while. I just take any plastic twine off before I place them in the field on their sides. Hope this helps!

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