I’m Crazy and You Are Too

Yep, the title is 100% accurate for both of us. You already know that I’m crazy. Now I’m telling you that you are out of your mind too! What am I talking about? I now live in Greeley, Colorado. A big agricultural community and home to 100,000 people. There are a lot of crop farmers, …

Part One: Grazing Management Styles – MiG Grazing

grazing-feature-image

This is part one in a series of posts I will be doing on different grazing management styles. There are all sorts of people out there using all sorts of words to describe different grazing techniques. One of them is MiG or Management Intensive Grazing. I’d like to talk about MiG grazing today. MiG grazing …

Burning Every Year In Africa and Cultural “Norms”

I learned so much about life, ranching and human relationships during my time in Africa. One of things that I took notice of early on was the cultural “norms” that people have there. In this case, the cultural “norm” is the mentality that 99% of the farmers/ranchers have about burning grass. This realization also made …

Yes, There Is A Thing As Too Much Litter

Yeap. You heard it here first. Although I didn’t come up with the idea. It happened while talking to Mark Bader and Ian Mitchell-Innes the other day. We were talking about grazing of course, and I asked a question about litter. I said something to the effect of “When it comes to putting litter on …