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In Focus: Pastures and Grazing

This month, our focus turns to pastures – grazing, water management, crop types, livestock health and integration, etc.

Here is a list of resources related to whatever you need to learn most about pasture management, from free articles to our most recent issue of Acres U.S.A. magazine.

Read Free Articles

Our website is a free resource for all kinds of in-depth articles, interviews and how-to’s on regenerative agriculture. Here are a few pasture- and grazing-specific articles to get started:

Cattle in pasture

Best Books on Pastures and Grazing

Find more books on pastures at the Acres U.S.A. Bookstore in the Pastures and Grazing Collection.

Learn in Person

Get your boots on the ground at the On-Farm Intensive with Zimmer Ag this Aug. 22-23. Famed biological farmer Gary Zimmer and his daughter Leilani Zimmer Durand will walk you through their Otter Creek Organic Farm in Lone Rock, Wisconsin, for two days of intensive learning. Learn more here.

On-farm intensive attendees in field
Attendees of the 2021 On-Farm Intensive with Zimmer Ag inspect the blueberry fields with Gary Zimmer.

Or, if you aren’t free this summer, make sure to mark your calendar for the 2022 Eco-Ag Conference & Trade Show, Dec. 5-8, in northern Kentucky. The Eco-Ag Conference features multiple tracks of topics essential to farmers, including soil health, livestock management and farm management. The agenda is growing and will continue to be updated. Learn more about the 2022 Eco-Ag Conference here.

Read the June 2022 Issue

The June 2022 issue of Acres U.S.A. magazine deals with the theme of pastures and grazing with a number of in-depth and educational articles.

June 2022 issue cover

Features within the magazine include:

Understanding fungal-to-bacterial ratios to improve your fields. 

Careful What You Spray 
Conventional fly treatments can hurt soil health. 

High-Quality Hay 
How to make high-quality hay by drying square bales in your barn.   


Buy the print version of June 2022 here, the digital version here, or subscribe here to get the magazine delivered to you monthly.

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