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There are a number of factors to consider when rejuvenating old pastures.

Draft a plan before rejuvenating tired forage stand

Forage ecologist Mike Schellenberg offers his insights on 
how to reinvigorate pastures and boost productivity

“Five years to forever.” That’s a long time for a forage stand to be highly productive — and yet that’s the answer producers often give when asked how long they expect the benefits of rejuvenating pastures to last, said Mike Schellenberg, a range and plant forage ecologist with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada at Swift Current, Sask. […] Read more

Spring is an energizing time — make that feeling last all year

The end of winter brings hope and rejuvenation. How can we keep that feeling all year long?

Spring is a celebration. Little plots of green sneak through the snow and are a welcome contrast to the brown. These changes are important for us as we pull out of the wrath of winter. The challenge is to keep that energy and joy that we feel in spring all year round. In spring, even […] Read more