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Weed Control

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If you’re a gardener, rancher or farmer, you are in the business of weed control. I can’t remember who said it, but there’s a quote out there, something along the lines of “If a weed has managed to escape me … Continue reading

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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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