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Stockpiled Grass is Your Ranch’s Heavy Hitter

By   /  November 16, 2015  /  Grazing Management  /  Comments Off on Stockpiled Grass is Your Ranch’s Heavy Hitter

  Want to make a quick dollar? “Stockpile grass!” says Dave Scott of Montana Highland Lamb and ATTRA’s National Center for Appropriate Technology. It’s half the cost of hay, doesn’t require a tractor or fuel, and frees up a lot of your time. As an added bonus, stockpiling can improve soil health indicators related to […]

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Stockpile Grazing Progress Report 1

By   /  November 10, 2014  /  Grazing Management, Planning  /  Comments Off on Stockpile Grazing Progress Report 1

Editors Note:  Troy Bishopp custom grazes organic dairy heifers.  He is letting us all follow along this fall and winter as they graze stockpiled feed.  It’s a chance to see how his plan compares to what actually happens on the ground, and to learn from his challenges, mistakes and successes.  He hopes that we can all […]

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Strip Grazing Stockpiled Forages

By   /  November 3, 2014  /  Fencing, Grazing Management, Planning, Water  /  3 Comments

As we follow Troy Bishopp’s progress grazing stockpile this fall and winter, you might have questions about the specifics of setting up paddocks. Steve Freeman has some great answers.

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Grazing Stockpiled Forage: When Planning Meets Reality

By   /  October 27, 2014  /  Grazing Management, Planning  /  2 Comments

Stockpiling forage and grazing through the winter – great idea, right? But sometimes you don’t want to be the first one to try a great, new idea. That’s where The Grass Whisperer, Troy Bishopp, comes in. He’s starting to graze his stockpile now and he’s going to take you through the season with him. You’ll get to see first hand how it works, the challenges he faces, and how he makes it work.

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Forage Analysis of Stockpiled Pasture at the Grass Whisperer’s Place

By   /  December 16, 2013  /  Grazing Management  /  2 Comments

Troy is home and healing, and has invited you on this mini-pasture walk of winter-grazing at his place. Here are lots of great pictures of his animals in action, along with the forage results for his stockpiled pasture and the sedges that the cattle like to eat this time of year.

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