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I’ve Got This Weed In My Pasture. What Does It Tell Me About My Soil?

By   /  June 7, 2021  /  1 Comment

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Can weeds tell you about soil health issues? Well, yes and no. This calf is eating musk thistle, jus
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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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  1. Gene Schriefer says:

    The midwest cover crop council has a cover crop selection tool –
    http://mccc.msu.edu/selector-tool/ and you can pick criteria for a cover crop including soil compaction and forage, there are several very good options available for Midwest growers.

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