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e120. Livestock Color Genetics - Part 2
June 21, 202400:47:2843.55 MB

e120. Livestock Color Genetics - Part 2

Join us on the Grazing Grass Podcast as we continue our journey into the fascinating world of livestock color genetics. In this episode, we explore the practical aspects and implications for breeders, focusing on the two primary pigments—eumelanin (black) and pheomelanin (tan)—that determine livest...

e118. Embracing Native Grasses with Kody Karr
June 12, 202400:57:0052.27 MB

e118. Embracing Native Grasses with Kody Karr

Join us as we explore the fascinating journey of Kody, a ninth-generation agrarian from northeast Missouri, who returned to his family's farm. Kody opens up about the evolution of their farming practices, transitioning from traditional row cropping to pasture-based operations. Hear about Kody's chi...

e116. Revisiting Horstmann Cattle Company with August Horstmann
May 29, 202400:57:0852.39 MB

e116. Revisiting Horstmann Cattle Company with August Horstmann

Join us as we catch up with August Horstmann of Horstmann Cattle Company, who shares his journey in regenerative agriculture since his last appearance on the podcast. August talks about his transition from Angus and Angus cross cattle to South Poll cattle, providing insights into calving, culling, ...

e115. Livestock Color Genetics - Part 1
May 24, 202400:36:2533.42 MB

e115. Livestock Color Genetics - Part 1

In this episode of the Grazing Grass Podcast, we delve into the rich tapestry of livestock coat color genetics. From the sleek black of Angus cattle to the lush red of Red Polls, we uncover the chromosomal dance that dictates the stunning variety of hues in our farm animals. Whether you're a livest...

e109. Part 2 of Lasater Philosophy of Cattle Raising
April 26, 202400:28:1325.91 MB

e109. Part 2 of Lasater Philosophy of Cattle Raising

Join me, Cal Hardage, on the Grazing Grass Podcast for an enlightening discussion on the intricacies of cattle raising, where we examine the second part of the Lasater Philosophy, focusing on the significance of reproductive efficiency in beef production. Discover Tom Lasater's unconventional appro...

e107. Sell/Buy Marketing with Doug Ferguson
April 17, 202400:53:2849.03 MB

e107. Sell/Buy Marketing with Doug Ferguson

From the rolling hills of southeast Nebraska, Doug Ferguson, also known as Mr. Cattlemaster, joins us to discuss the transformative strategies that turned his cattle passion into a seven-figure stocker operation. Doug's narrative isn't just a tale of success; it's a playbook for resilience and inno...

e105. Lasater Philosophy of Cattle Raising-Part 1
April 05, 202400:19:5818.36 MB

e105. Lasater Philosophy of Cattle Raising-Part 1

Listen in as I share the inspiration behind my latest discussion on the Lasater Philosophy of Cattle Raising , a methodology deeply rooted in my livestock upbringing and influenced by Allen Williams' insights from the Herd Quitter podcast. We walk through the foundational principles of cattle breed...

e104. Working Cows with Clay Conry
April 03, 202401:05:2560 MB

e104. Working Cows with Clay Conry

Join us as we welcome Clay Conry from the Working Cows podcast to share his unexpected journey from having a tepid interest in ranching to managing a thriving agricultural enterprise. Clay opens up about the evolution of his perspective, detailing the transition to embracing the industry and the st...

e100. Why Time Matters More than Space with Jim Gerrish
March 20, 202401:02:0957 MB

e100. Why Time Matters More than Space with Jim Gerrish

Join us as we celebrate a milestone with the 100th episode of the Grazing Grass Podcast, where we extend a warm thank you to our loyal listeners and embrace the future with a new episode format. Listen in as we unpack the critical role of observation in successful grazing management with none other...

e97. Cows, Calves, and Creativity with Connor Laukant
February 28, 202401:03:1457.97 MB

e97. Cows, Calves, and Creativity with Connor Laukant

Join us as we welcome Connor from LauKant Farms and Serrated Shade to the Grazing Grass Podcast, where he shares his insightful transition from a college student to a successful grass farmer managing a substantial grazing operation. Listen in as Connor details the strategic moves that propelled his...