April 16, 2013

Small Ruminants for Small Farms

Sandra Miller of Painted Hand Farm says of raising meat goats “It’s a very satisfying lifestyle and that’s why I do it.”

April 9, 2013

How To Teach Livestock to Eat Weeds

You can turn your weeds into alfalfa quality forage by spending about 8 hours over 10 days training your livestock to eat them. Here are the basics on how it works.

March 19, 2013

To Graze With Horses Is To Think Out of the Box

Some people say that if you want to build a putting green, put a horse on pasture. Their dietary needs, the way they graze, and the space an owner has available for horses all influence how we manage them.

March 19, 2013

Palatability Redefined

One of the most important things for a grazier to know is how animals choose what to eat. Discoveries over the last three decades mean that it might be easier to feed your livestock than you thought!

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