HMI Class Meeting on the Farm

Terry Gompert, Certified Holistic Instructor, talks to the students about knowing how fast grass grow-back is occurring.

Terry and the class examine the soil organic layer to determine past management practices. Having a 4” litter two layer is a good indication that the soil is growing, accumulating and will sustain plant growth in the future.

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Categories: Management, Nat. Resources, and Photos.

Brown Revolution

Thanks to Doug Peterson, NRCS State Grassland Specialist, for posting a link to view Allan Savory’s presentation of saving soil and the world with grazing livestock. You can view the presentation here http://vimeo.com/8239427. It will be an hour well spent. There are always some things I don’t totally agree with, however most of what he says is correct.

Categories: Nat. Resources.