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Turning Farmers Into Graziers – Mentoring for Success

By   /  November 20, 2017  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  No Comments

The Pilgrims never would have made it, and we wouldn’t even be celebrating Thanksgiving, if not for the mentoring of Native Americans who told them how to grow food. That’s why we thought it was a good week to share this story about mentoring success from our November 2015 issue. Grazing isn’t a big thing […]

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Dairy Cows On Pasture: An Environmental Plus

By   /  October 30, 2017  /  Grazing Management  /  No Comments

This article comes to us from Ann Perry and the Agricultural Research Service’s Ag Research Journal. It was originally published in the May/June issue of 2011. Every year, a hefty dairy cow tucked away in a snug barn produces more than 20,000 pounds of milk, along with an impressive amount of manure and an array […]

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Success With Pigs On Pasture

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  Livestock, Pigs  /  No Comments

Thanks to PennState Extension for this story! Mike Yezzi from Flying Pigs Farm shared his pastured pig production system at this year’s Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture conference. After Mike and his wife, Jen Small, bought their farm in 2000, they drove out to a local breeder to buy piglets with a handmade wire cage […]

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Just a Finger’s Width of Support Can Keep Things Steady

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  No Comments

Rachel just figured out what a fitness class has to do with keeping your farm or ranch going.

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Would You Support the Most Read Ag News on the World Wide Web?

By   /  October 9, 2017  /  The Scoop  /  No Comments

Thanks to you, we’re number one. See what other great things are happening at On Pasture!

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