Tag: grazing

Organic Farming – Going Organic to reduce farm debt.

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-the-future-of-organics” text=”Next – future of organics”] How to reduce farm debt on a cattle farm by using organic principles. Gerry and Terry Browning of Yarrawonga, decided to go organic to reduce their farm debt. They have had great success using the cell grazing system to rotationally graze their 350 cow herd in a […]

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Organic Farming – Managing weeds without herbicides

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-going-organic-to-reduce-farm-debt” text=”Next – Going organic to reduce farm debt”] How to manage weed control in pastures without herbicides. Viv Burnett, a farming systems agronomist from the Victorian Agricultural Research Centre near Rutherglen, explains how weeds must be managed in the pasture phase by increasing grazing pressure, by mowing or by cutting hay and […]

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