2017 Appalachian Grazing Conference

The presentations from the 2017 Appalachian Grazing Conference are now viewable online.

Topics include:

  • Can fat be healthy?
  • Evaluating the cost of lime
  • Beyond grandfather’s grasses
  • Alternative watering systems for livestock
  • The future of grazing
  • Soil health in pastures
  • Risk management in livestock production
  • Pasture quality for pasture finished …
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Maryland Food System Map

The new Maryland Food System Map, produced by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future (CLF), is “an interactive mapping application that enables users to visualize and download data on food and public health in Maryland. The Maryland Food System Map uses geographic information system (GIS) software …

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Northwest PA Grazing Conference 2017

The 20th Annual Northwest Pennsylvania Grazing Conference was held March 16, 2017, in Clarion, PA. Keynote speaker Jim Gerrish spoke on “Getting the most out of your pastures,” and “Why you should be out of the hay business.” Aaron and Melissa Miller talked about “Economics of grass-fed beef,” and Jay …

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