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New: Raising Meat Goats with Rotational Grazing Online Workshop

July 26, 2022

When I first learned about rotational grazing, I knew right away that’s how I wanted to raise goats. But no one was really doing it, at least in my region. So I dove in and learned how to raise goats on pasture using rotational grazing and regenerative practices. I should say I’m still working on […]

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What’s the best pasture variety for goats? | Live Q&A Replay

July 20, 2022

This Q&A features our approach to pasture for goats, and hay for winter feed for our 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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How to train goats to electric fence

May 26, 2022

Goats + 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 at the beginning of the grazing season, it can work. Importance of good goat fence When I tell people I raise goats, the first thing […]

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Upcoming Goat Grazing Events

May 20, 2022

There are several goat grazing events in Wisconsin in the next few weeks. Virtual Fencing Workshop Date: Saturday, May 20, 10-11 a.m. Location: Pioneer Park in Prairie Farm, Wis. Fee: $2/person Hosted by: The Munch Bunch and Traditional and Green Skills Workshop For more information/register: Visit the Facebook Event Rotational grazing requires lots of fences! […]

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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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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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Regenerative agriculture: it’s the foundation of what we do on the farm

January 6, 2022

For our goat farm, regenerative agriculture is really at the core of everything we do.

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Perimeter fence for goats

October 26, 2021

As we got started raising goats it was important for us to have a fencing set up for our goats that was secure (as it can get for goats) so we don’t have to be always monitoring it’s effectiveness. We have a lot going on in our lives outside of the “farming” part of the farm.

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