Jim Medeiros
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Jim Medeiros replied to Brett Chedzoy's discussion protecting young trees during fly season
"Brett, I am pretty sure in the northern hemisphere the trees would have been bent in the opposite direction. "
Aug 3, 2014
Jim Medeiros replied to Brett Chedzoy's discussion Creating Silvopastures with Black Locust
"Brett,  Can you please direct me to how I can watch the webinar as I was not able to attend it today. Thanks Jim"
Jun 4, 2014
Jim Medeiros commented on Ben Carter's photo
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"I would say you have a good prospect there for tall grass management / mob grazing, the next to the last photo looks like Downy Brome to me, some of it does anyway, in a week or two with more seed heads I could make a better educated guess. …"
Jun 2, 2014
Jim Medeiros commented on Ben Carter's photo
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"Hard to tell from the photo but it looks like you have beech and maple there, so I would say it is wetter ground, which with good management is a good thing.  Usually in my experience the forage is more of a product of how much sun is getting…"
Jun 2, 2014
Jim Medeiros commented on Ben Carter's photo
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"Ben, Looks like you could have a good start there.  I am guessing that is wetter ground, and  from the volunteer grass you have it appears she wants to grow forage.  How is the soil there?  Probably high in organic matter I would…"
Jun 1, 2014
Jim Medeiros replied to CJ Sloane's discussion Browse block/ Tree ID
"Just my own observation but my stock will eat the leaves and petiole, not the actual stems, I would think chipping the stems into the mixture would increase the fiber too much as there would be a lot more stem to leaf ratio.  I also wonder how…"
May 27, 2014
Jim Medeiros commented on Peter Smallidge's blog post Silvopasture Development: Trees into Pasture
"The noon one never happened either.  Maybe it will be rescheduled. "
May 21, 2014
Jim Medeiros is now a member of silvopasture
Mar 31, 2014

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State where you live or work?
Virginia
County where you live or work?
Dinwiddie
What is your occupation relative to silvopasture? (for example, owner/producer, extension specialist, agency specialist, etc.)
Farmer and logger

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Silvopasture Workshop

Started by Alicia Rose Jul 6. 0 Replies

Silvopasture Workshop https://misanews.wordpress.com/2017/06/15/silvopasture-workshop/August 4-5, 2017La Crescent,…Continue

The forum turns 300!

Started by Brett Chedzoy Jul 4. 0 Replies

Reaching 300 members has been an elusive goal, but we made it!... and what a difference rain can make from one year to another.  Pictures below taken in ~ same spot a year apart.  2016 was historic…Continue

Getting started with silvopasture

Started by Kellan Cook. Last reply by Edmund Brown Jun 24. 3 Replies

Hello all!Just a quick background:  my family and I are on 12.5 acres in south central PA.  We have already established our version of a few rows of silvopasture.  My wife and I tried our hand at…Continue

GMO American Chestnuts - will the King of the Eastern Forests return?

Started by Brett Chedzoy. Last reply by Brett Chedzoy May 18. 6 Replies

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

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