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How to Bale Graze with Goats and Sheep Guide

January 3, 2023

One of my absolute favorite things to talk about (and something I always get a lot of questions about) is bale grazing and how we make it work with our goats and sheep. Wisconsin winters bring heavy snowfall which means that at a certain point we can no longer rely on stored forage. That’s where […]

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Bale Grazing Sheep and Goats | Q&A Session

December 27, 2022

On this week’s Q&A session I’m answering your questions about bale grazing sheep and goats including where you can bale graze in your pasture, how to manage the quality of hay while bale grazing, and how long it takes to see results.

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Interview with Regenerative Farmers of America

December 16, 2022

This past month I had the pleasure doing an with Regenerative Farmers of America and shared more about our journey with raising meat goats.

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Live Q&A Replay: Goat grazing plans and portable electric fence challenges

June 12, 2022

This week’s Live Q&A Replay focuses on grazing plans, stocking density and portable electric fencing challenges.

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electric fence training for goats

How to train goats to electric fence

May 26, 2022

One of the most common questions I get on a regular basis is, “How do I train goats to electric fence?” I can tell you, goats and electric fence. It doesn’t need to be complicated. Yes. I said it. It’s true. You can effectively use electric fence with goats. With a little bit of work […]

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Regenerative Agriculture Blog Series

February 2, 2022

Learn more about regenerative agriculture in this recent Blog Series

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On The Farm

Livestock can help with carbon sequestration

January 24, 2022

On our farm, much like many across the region, the trend to pull livestock off the land started to happen about 60 years ago. For our farm, that noted the beginning of our oak savanna grassland no longer seeing livestock.

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Always becoming a better keeper of the land

January 20, 2022

My work as a farmer is really rooted in idea of lifelong learning. I’m always learning, whether it’s daily through observation of my livestock or from season-to-season how our pastures grow and flourish (or, not so much with a drought year like last summer).

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Tips for getting started with regenerative agriculture practices

January 19, 2022

Getting started with regenerative farming or conservation practices may seem a bit daunting, especially when what you’re doing is already working or even if you’re just getting started with your farm. Where do I start?

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