In this episode of The Grazing Grass podcast, Cal talks with Jake Takiff of Cedar Springs Farm about swales, trees, cattle, and hogs. Jake and his family operate the Farm in Hotchkiss, Colorado, utilizing rotational grazing and regenerative practices to promote healthy soils and ecosystems.Continue reading e12. Swales, Trees, and Livestock in the High Desert of Colorado
In this episode of The Grazing Grass podcast, Cal talks with Michelle Lancaster of Spirited Rose Farm about dairy cows, planting alfalfa, breeds of sheep and wool production. Michelle and her husband Jay, operate Spirited Rose Farm in Eastern Washington. On their small farm, they demonstrate how to use regenerative practices no matter your farm size.Continue reading e10. Making More with 2 Cows than 100 Cows
In this episode of The Grazing Grass podcast, Cal talks with Jose of Rocking TT Bar. Jose is originally from Venezuela and has studied animal and brain science from Montana State University on a scholarship. He now operates a family farm in Colorado. Jose discusses his journey of grazing grass with Water Buffalo. He also tells about how he utilizes a mobile milking area and uses it to improve his pastures.Continue reading e8. Grazing and Milking Water Buffalo in Colorado
Ben Habig of Habig Livestock discusses an innovative approach to obtaining land for grazing goats as well as management of his goats.Continue reading e6. Grazing Goats on Leased Land
In this episode, we talk with Jonathan Kilpatrick of Bent Tree Farms about their operation and grass management. Bent Tree Farms is located in southeast Oklahoma and they produce grass-fed beef, grass-fed lamb, and pastured poultry.