All flesh is grass : the pleasures and promises of pasture farming / Gene Logsdon.

By: Logsdon, Gene
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Athens : Swallow Press : Ohio University Press, c2004Description: xiv, 262 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0804010684 (cloth : alk. paper); 0804010692 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Pastures | Forage plants | GrazingDDC classification: 633.2/02 LOC classification: SB199 | .L64 2004
Contents:
Pasture farming, the newest and oldest agriculture -- How I came to pasture farming -- Some commercial grass farms -- A pasture garden -- Good fences still make good neighbors -- Water in every paddock -- Pasturing horses, mules, and donkeys -- Sheep on pasture -- Milk and beef from pasture cows -- The rising farm interest in goats -- Root, hog, or die -- Chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys love to graze -- Bluegrass, ryegrass, adn white clover -- Alfalfa, red clover, and ladino clover -- Legumes of regional importance -- Other noteworthy pasture grasses -- Grains for grazing -- Other plants with pasture potential -- Weeds : the good, the bad, and the beautiful -- Making hay and silage -- Trees in the pasture -- A walk on the wild side.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 253-254) and index.

Pasture farming, the newest and oldest agriculture -- How I came to pasture farming -- Some commercial grass farms -- A pasture garden -- Good fences still make good neighbors -- Water in every paddock -- Pasturing horses, mules, and donkeys -- Sheep on pasture -- Milk and beef from pasture cows -- The rising farm interest in goats -- Root, hog, or die -- Chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys love to graze -- Bluegrass, ryegrass, adn white clover -- Alfalfa, red clover, and ladino clover -- Legumes of regional importance -- Other noteworthy pasture grasses -- Grains for grazing -- Other plants with pasture potential -- Weeds : the good, the bad, and the beautiful -- Making hay and silage -- Trees in the pasture -- A walk on the wild side.

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