Pasture Farming With Alfalfa, Red and Ladino Clovers
When pasture farming, planting alfalfa, medium red clovers and ladino clovers into the right type of soil can produce significant results.
Planting Legumes like these red clovers in your pasture can give it an edge to growing in a colder and damper climate. Though it does not yield as much hay as alfalfa, the quality of red clover is substantial.
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In “All Flesh Is Grass,” author and pastoral farmer Gene Logsdon explains historically effective practices and new techniques for pasture farming that have blossomed in recent years, and also explains some good practices for pasture farming in the midwest.