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Carrying Capacity

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Every rancher understands carrying capacity. Put too many animals on a pasture and they will overgraze it. They’ll trample the soil in the watering areas and increase the erosion. The animals at the bottom of the pecking order will go … Continue reading

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Kids and Chores

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I’ve mentioned, a time or two, the value of having the kids involved in the ranch work. I was holding onto my appreciation of that value this morning by the skin of my teeth. We had a number of bare … Continue reading

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It’s About Time!

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To listen to the agribusiness and Big Farma folks, theirs is the best way to raise cattle. This press release (reprinted in its entirely from EurekAlert with some key points in bold from me) is an indication the tide may … Continue reading

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