Category Archives: Range & Pasture

Articles addressing issues of soil health on range and pasture land

COMET Farm Online Tool by USDA

This looks a like a really interesting and powerful tool. It’s purpose, in a nutshell, is to help producers understand and manage their operation to maximize carbon sequestration (and building soil health) and minimize energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. … Continue reading

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Gail Fuller, Winner ASA Conservation Legacy Award

Great video! It speaks for itself. Very important perspective of sustainable vs. regenerative agriculture. Thanks to Brown’s Ranch on Facebook for sending this news out.

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Soil Organic Matter (SOM) – The Principle Focus Of Soil Health

Staying a little divergent from the norm – I want to interject some of my own observations & thoughts in soil health/quality, although not really my own as my knowledge base has been built up for many years by so many folks … Continue reading

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Thoughts From The Quivira Conference

Departing a bit from the norm of linking to articles and such – I’m wanting to share a few concepts I picked up while at the Quivira Coalition’s annual conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico last week. It was an excellent conference … Continue reading

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Old News – Blue Range Ranch & Winter Grazing

Ok, so I thought the video in the last post was pretty interesting… and it is. I’m here in Albuquerque, New Mexico at the Quiviria Coalition’s annual conference and what do I hear?  Seems George Whitten and Julie Sullivan have … Continue reading

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