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Pasture Post Pig Grazing

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Pasture Pictured Post Pigs There is the idea that pigs will destroy pasture. This is wrong provided they are properly managed with rotational grazing. Rotational grazing mimics the natural movement of animals over migratory routes and optimizes forage regrowth while … Continue reading

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Broccoli is Up

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My garden is not in but my broccoli is doing great. I planted this years ago. About 20 lbs of broccoli seed on 40 acres of pasture. I planted broccoli out in our pastures because the rape, kale and turnips … Continue reading

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Vermont Planting Weather

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Neolithic Pig Rib Planting Poker Today was an all seasons kind of day. Apple petals blowing in the wind. Real snow as well. High winds driving the light rain. Intermittent hail. No sunshine though. Fortunately the soil has warm so … Continue reading

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Field Kale

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Bunch of Brassica Flowers We plant a lot of different things out on our fields to make up the pasture mix. Pasture is only partially grass. There are many different legumes like various clovers, alfalfa, vetch, lupine, etc. These suck … Continue reading

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