People Laugh At Me Because I Am Different

People Laugh At Me Because I Am Different

We’ve got everything; apples, peaches, pears, plums, apricots, several different nut varieties. We have juneberries and buffalo berries which are native to our environment. There’s probably about 20 different species of fruit…

Grazing is a Tool

Grazing is a Tool

Well, realize that grazing is a tool, and it’s not a perfect world. Because of time constraints, there’s times when we don’t graze at as high a stock density as we like. But, in saying that some is better than …

Why do You Have Noxious Weeds?

Why do You Have Noxious Weeds?

What we usually see, you have to get to what’s the real problem here? Why did those noxious weeds, they are just a symptom, why did they start? Well they started because it was over rested really.

No Need to Go Organic

No Need to Go Organic

It’s all about a healthy ecosystem, because if we can improve the diversity, the health of our soils, diversity of the biology, the diversity of the plants above ground, then we’re going to provide the nutrient needs for our livestock.

An Amazing Demonstration

An Amazing Demonstration

This little section line there is between the two properties. This is ours over here. It really shows, really depicts. I often wonder what these cattle think of on this side…

Failure was Not an Option

Failure was Not an Option

Well, my whole story is how I really went down this path is I got four years in a row where I lost my crop to hail and drought. My wife and I both took off farm jobs. It was really difficult.

Saving Money with Cover Crops

Saving Money with Cover Crops

The other thing we can use covers for is weed suppression. This was a field of a cover crop of sorghum sudangrass the previous year. This field did not have one. If we have sorghum sudan like that we are going to be able to produce…