Joe Repetur
  • Male
  • Cairo, NY
  • United States
Share
  • Blog Posts
  • Discussions (3)
  • Events
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Joe Repetur's Friends

  • Brett Chedzoy

Joe Repetur's Discussions

New to silvopasture

Started Jul 20, 2018 0 Replies

Hi,My family and I have a small pasture poultry farm and we are looking at purchasing a 43 acre farm which has about 32 acres of woods .  My first thought was clearing it and turning it into…Continue

Gifts Received

Gift

Joe Repetur has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Joe Repetur's Page

Latest Activity

Joe Repetur replied to Brett Chedzoy's discussion Growing Black Locust as a Timber Cash Crop in the Northeast
"Yes I read the definition in your love story, and the "New area" is kinda what confused me. If it grows in my area, but not on my property, am I introducing it to a new area? I guess technically I could be, but it could be in the woods…"
Jul 24, 2018
Joe Repetur posted a discussion

New to silvopasture

Hi,My family and I have a small pasture poultry farm and we are looking at purchasing a 43 acre farm which has about 32 acres of woods .  My first thought was clearing it and turning it into pasture,(which I didn't exactly like) until I read an article by Penn State on raising heritage Turkeys on silvopasture.  After googling silvopasture it sounded to me like their natural environment, and gave me a whole new plan for the property. I have many questions, which I'm going to try find answers for…See More
Jul 20, 2018
Joe Repetur replied to Brett Chedzoy's discussion Growing Black Locust as a Timber Cash Crop in the Northeast
"I'm glad you posted about Black  Locust, as I was slightly confused about growing it here in NY. I read that it was an evasive species, but I've seen it posted for sale. I'm guessing if it's properly maintained, the state is…"
Jul 20, 2018
Joe Repetur updated their profile
Jul 19, 2018
Joe Repetur is now a member of silvopasture
Jul 18, 2018

Profile Information

State where you live or work?
NY
County where you live or work?
Greene
What is your occupation relative to silvopasture? (for example, owner/producer, extension specialist, agency specialist, etc.)
Producer
Please describe, with two or three sentences, why you are interested in silvopasture. Your answer helps us ensure that only those people truly interested in silvopasture are added as members.
I'm interested in purchasing a place that has 32 acres of woods. My first thought was clearing it and turn it into pasture. Then I read an article by Penn State on raising heritage Turkeys on silvopasture, and the lightbulb went on in my head. Now we're looking at raising heritage breed turkeys, cattle, sheep, pigs and poultry.

Comment Wall

  • No comments yet!

You need to be a member of silvopasture to add comments!

Join silvopasture

 
 
 

Forum

Tree protection

Started by John Herschel Fike yesterday. 0 Replies

Friends,Following is a link to the AFTA website looking at some different means of protecting trees in a silvopasture.  Incidentally, this site was overgrown with invasives and the existing timber…Continue

Tags: seedling, protection, Establishment

Tree Fodder Seminar July 8-12 in Maine invites presenters and attendees

Started by Shana Hanson. Last reply by Emily Macdonald Apr 4. 1 Reply

TREE FODDER SEMINAR 2019:  TREES IN THE FOOD CHAIN FOR CLIMATE REMEDIATION will be July 8-12, 2019. Presenters, suggestions invited.  Call Shana, (207) 338-3301  I am currently working on the…Continue

Silvopasturing Series from Graze Magazine

Started by Brett Chedzoy. Last reply by Brett Chedzoy Feb 28. 1 Reply

The attached articles (hopefully in chronological order) were published over the past ~ year in Graze magazine (www.grazeonline.com).  Happy reading!  …Continue

Who has experience with Empress Tree?

Started by Jonathan Bates. Last reply by Shana Hanson Jan 26. 7 Replies

Hello folks,I'm doing research for the possibility of growing this tree as a silvopasture crop, mostly for intensive silvopasture forage for sheep and beef cattle in New York. Many other temperate…Continue

Tags: beef, cattle, new, york, sheep

Members

© 2019   Created by Peter Smallidge.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service