Month: January 2020

Holistic Planned Grazing: It’s More than Rotational Grazing

Holistic Planned Grazing is a planning process for dealing with the great complexity livestock managers face daily in integrating livestock production with crop, wildlife and forest production. It allows land managers to manage the complexity of their work while ensuring continued land regeneration, animal health and welfare, and profitability.

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What is Holistic Management?

Forty years ago, Allan Savory developed Holistic Management, as an approach to help land managers, farmers, ranchers, environmentalists, and policymakers develop strategies for regenerating degraded landscapes and the livelihoods of the people living on them.

Holistic Management uses a decision-making process to help ensure that the actions taken to restore land and livelihoods… Read more »

What is Desertification and how can we solve it?

Climate change has accelerated dramatically in the last two centuries due to our heavy use of fossil fuels and the resulting emissions of CO2 and other heat-retaining gases into the atmosphere.

It has also accelerated due to the development of industrial (oil-based) agriculture and the dramatic expansion of the world’s deserts.

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