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How to Frost Seed to Add Legumes to Your Pastures

By   /  February 10, 2020  /  The Classic by NatGLC  /  1 Comment

Folks have been asking about this recently. From January 2017, Genevieve’s tips can help you adjust your winter grazing now for frost-seeding for a better pasture this summer. Frost-seeding is one form of over-seeding, in which you can use legumes to economically and quickly thicken a pasture or a perennial hayfield in late winter. Though […]

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Addressing concerns about red clover in pasture

By   /  March 28, 2013  /  Forage, Pasture Health, Uncategorized  /  Comments Off on Addressing concerns about red clover in pasture

There are some questions that have swirled around the ether about planting red clover: are phytoestrogens present and will they cause problems for my animals? Can red clover cause frothy bloat? Why should I plant it? And which varieties? Follow up with Dan Hudson as he addresses these concerns and more, breaking them down one by one.

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Frost Seeding Red Clover in Hay Fields and Pastures

By   /  March 20, 2013  /  Forage, Pasture Health  /  Comments Off on Frost Seeding Red Clover in Hay Fields and Pastures

Sugaring season is here, and that means that it is also time to frost-seed red clover in your pastures and hay fields if you have it in your mind to do it at all. If you are interested in a low-cost method of increasing forage yield and quality in hay fields and pastures, read on….

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