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IMG 5629 Seeding Part 1: Sow, You Want to Seed Your Rangeland or Irrigated Pasture
Over the past couple years, I have received many questions from ranchers and also from landowners with small (1 to 10-acre) parcels who want to seed their fields. They want to know what to seed, how to seed, and where to get seed. This article has...

Resources from Weed Meeting
We had a great 17th Annual Continuing Education Seminar for Ranchers on December 5! There were about 80 people. We had lots good discussion, particularly about ground squirrels and prescribed burning for medusahead. If you missed the meeting or want...

IMG 7211 Rancher Seminar - December 5
Please join the San Benito County Weed Management Area for our 17th Annual Continuing Education Seminar for Ranchers on December 5 from 8:00 am to 12:15 pm at the Hollister Veterans Memorial Building: 649 San Benito Street, Hollister. This is a free...

Cattle2 G.Ivens Tools for Conserving Working Lands: Easements, Mitigation, and Other Strategies
Here's a message from the Pajaro Compass about their upcoming meeting. WHEN:Wednesday, October 24th, 8:30 am – noon WHERE: Veterans Memorial Building, Room 218, 649 San Benito Street, Hollister RSVP: Please follow the link HERE to RSVP, or...

Grazing Sheep Sheep Production 101 Workshop at UC Davis, October 13
Please join California Wool Growers Association for a Sheep Production 101 Workshop at the University of California Davis. This workshop will focus on sheep production basics, animal handling, breeding practices, nutrition, lambing, and predator...

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