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How to Save Hypothermic Lambs

By   /  January 14, 2019  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  1 Comment

Bill Fosher first shared this with us in January of 2014. Here it is again to help our winter lambing readers. In winter lambing flocks, hypothermia and starvation of newborn lambs can account for nearly all of the pre-weaning death loss of lambs. It’s a serious problem that can often be minimized through careful management […]

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Make Lambing, Kidding and Calving Happen During Daylight Hours

By   /  January 7, 2019  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  1 Comment

With almost 12,000 reads, this is the most read post for December 2018. I can see why too! It’s an easy way to make your upcoming calving, lambing and kidding season a little less stressful. Feed your pregnant stock every evening, right around dusk. They’ll spend the night ruminating and wait to give birth until […]

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Clearing Your Plate For a Fresh New Year

By   /  December 24, 2018  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  1 Comment

It’s that time of year when we think about what’s been going well, and give thanks for that, and then what we could do to make the new year even better. From December of 2015, Here is Chris Blanchard’s list of things he’s going to clear off his plate so he can start fresh in […]

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Sometimes We Say Unpopular Things So You Can Save Money

By   /  December 17, 2018  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  1 Comment

From January of 2017, this Classic by NatGLC links to articles that help us consider how best to spend our money when it comes to livestock handling facilities. On Pasture started out the first two weeks of 2017 with two articles we thought were especially important. They were a continuation of Whit Hibbard’s myth-busting series […]

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Winter Stockpile Grazing – How Low Should You Go?

By   /  December 10, 2018  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  No Comments

From December of 2014, here’s an answer to a commonly asked winter grazing question. It’s the Classic by NatGLC!

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