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"Great pics, thanks for sharing."

Peter Smallidge replied May 19, 2014 to Silvopasture project in Huntington, MA

3 May 19, 2014
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"Brett and Jeff: I'm with you regarding the many positive attributes of black locust.…"

Peter Smallidge replied Sep 17, 2013 to Trees into Pastures

8 Dec 2, 2014
Reply by Francisco J Ponce

"Hi Russell: I contacted Karen Bennett, the NH Extension Forester.  She provided the…"

Peter Smallidge replied Sep 16, 2013 to Seeking NH Foresters

2 Sep 17, 2013
Reply by Jeff Jourdain

"Great, thanks."

Peter Smallidge replied Sep 9, 2013 to woodland predator of chickens

4 Sep 9, 2013
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"Jeff: How did you know it was a weasel vs. hawk?  How did you trap the weasel or dea…"

Peter Smallidge replied Sep 9, 2013 to woodland predator of chickens

4 Sep 9, 2013
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"I was with Brett at the Stone Barns Center workshop.  They use Berkshire pigs.  Thei…"

Peter Smallidge replied Sep 8, 2013 to Grazing pigs in the woods - Is it possible?

5 Sep 8, 2013
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"Hi Sara: I'll get a copy of Joel's book that you mention, but do you know in what wa…"

Peter Smallidge replied Feb 25, 2013 to Grazing pigs in the woods - Is it possible?

5 Sep 8, 2013
Reply by Peter Smallidge

"Hi Charles: I ran the Goats in the Woods project with colleagues at Cornell from 199…"

Peter Smallidge replied Jun 21, 2012 to Goats eating bark

9 Dec 10, 2012
Reply by Brett Chedzoy

"Dear Maryanne: I am glad to hear of your interest in silvopasture.  Silvopasture is…"

Peter Smallidge replied Jan 2, 2012 to Getting started

7 May 26, 2012
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When Shade is Part of the Plan

Started by Brett Chedzoy on Wednesday. 0 Replies

One of the top "frequently asked questions" is what forages might grow well in silvopastures.  Much has already been posted on this forum (dig around a bit) on this topic.  The short answer is: "it…Continue

Silvopasturing story in Farming Magazine

Started by Brett Chedzoy Mar 30. 0 Replies

Those of you who read Farming magazine have already seen this, but for those of you who haven't...The author, Katie Navarra, did a very nice job of accurately putting the information together:…Continue

Creating Silvopastures with Black Locust

Started by Brett Chedzoy. Last reply by Brett Chedzoy Mar 2. 20 Replies

A forum member recently asked about creating silvopastures for their goats with black locust.  In my opinion, black locust is just about the perfect tree for converting open pasture areas into…Continue

Stocking density

Started by Mike Case. Last reply by Joe Orefice Feb 10. 1 Reply

I'm interested to see what Are some typical animal stocking densities here in the northeast. Understably, there are multiple variables. Animal spcies, recovery period length, grazing length and…Continue

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