Balancing Biodiversity Conservation with Multiple Uses Agroecosystems (agricultural ecosystems) can be mosaics of pasture, cropland, woodland, and wetlands, and this patchiness may benefit some…Continue
"I've used the image below in some recent talks to emphasize what are the alternatives (and consequences) of not learning to integrate ag and forestry production systems? This picture shows a forested riparian buffer area that was recently…"
Since I first became obsessed with trees and forests and set out on a path to become a forester ~ 30 years ago, I have dreamed of someday seeing the return of the American Chestnut. Every rare…Continue
Thanks to Erica Campbell from Senator Sander's office for sharing with our "Northeast Silvopasture Initiative" group...Silvopasture is listed as a TOP TEN solution to climate change, according Paul…Continue
The MU Agroforestry Center has an open position "Research Scientist - Silvopasture". Seeking a Ph.D. w/a strong background in pasture-based grazing systems (livestock, esp. cattle) and forages. If…Continue
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