Mark Shepard: Grazing Woodlands: Effective, Profitable Silvopasturing

Mark Shepard


When you think grazing, does a lush, open pasture first come to mind? Take a lesson from permaculture pioneer Mark Shepard on how to effectively graze livestock — cattle, sheep, pigs — in woodlands while managing for the whole system. The result is producing benefits for the land through forest management while harvesting a marketable crop.

(1 hour, 11 minutes, 50 seconds) Recorded at the 2015 Acres U.S.A. Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Friday, December 11, 2015.

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