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Using barley as a cover crop provided a fantastic jump start.

Rotation grazing and an amazing transformation

The one-wire fences, cover crops, and intensive grazing raised 
some eyebrows — as did 500 fast-gaining head on 600 acres

Reading Time: 4 minutes The ranch we were starting from scratch had a stunning mountain view west of Grande Prairie. But except for a small lovely piece of native prairie, this was land mined hard for grain crops. A relentless wind meant drift from the sprayer had hardened the shelterbelts to a few old stalks of saskatoon bushes. Our […] Read more