Our spring bare root sale is open for ordering through April 15. Shipping options available to the Continental US.Species available include chestnut, false indigo (Amorpha fruticsoa), hazelnut, honey locust, mulberry, oak, persimmon, willow, and MORE!Order through our website: https://www.barredowlbrookfarm.com/nurseryAbout the nursery:We are a new nursery (4th year raising tree seedlings, 2nd year as a…See More
"The most helpful resource I have come across with regard to shade tolerance of cover crops is "Chart 3A: Cultural Traits" in SARE's Managing Cover Crops Profitably. Under the "Tolerances" heading there is a column titled…"
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We are in the early stages of developing a silvopasture-based grazing system on our 60-acre farm for our Katahdin sheep flock and pigs. We also recently started a nursery specializing in cold-hardy mast and fodder trees for humans and livestock.
I thought I'd share my current methods using air pruning beds to grow various livestock fodder trees for silvopasture establishment in hopes that some other folks in this network are doing the…Continue
I realize this is a longshot to post this here, but perhaps someone could forward this to an agronomist or soil scientist colleague of theirs to get an answer to this.I sent the same soil samples to…Continue
Hey y'all,I'm in search of tree seeds - fruits, nuts, fodder, N fixers, etc. Do you have favorite seed/nut sources or cultivars? I'm looking for production and vigor. Disease resistance will reveal…Continue
I've been hearing a lot about virtual fencing lately on podcasts I'm subscribed to. It sounds like a real game changer especially for a silvopasture context. Are any of you using virtual fencing?I'm…Continue