If you raise backyard or small-scale livestock (or you're thinking about starting), this article is for you! Here we describe five of our seed mixes that work perfectly for smaller lots, runs or pastures. Whether you're raising cattle, hogs, poultry, sheep, or alpaca - these five seed mixes will make your homesteading experience easier than ever!
Are you wondering how to take a soil sample of your lawn, garden, or food plot? Would you like to get fertilizer or liming recommendations? This is a great how-to article published by the University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension that will walk you through taking a basic, small-area soil sample.
A great article from the University of Wisconsin Extension Service that offers suggestions for using cover crops in you home garden.
Alpaca pasture composition should differ from pastures for cattle, sheep, or horses. This is a great article on the topic from the University of Wisconsin Extension.
Good information from the University of Missouri Extension about pasturing hogs including suggested plant species, stocking rates, and alternative forage suggestions.
A great article from the University of Vermont Extension with tips on enhancing your pastures to support pollinators.