What is a sustainable approach to improving pasture yield that is viable for small scale farming, considering soil and microbiome health?

Question

What is a sustainable approach to improving pasture yield that is viable for small scale farming, considering soil and microbiome health?

Answer

Regular tissue or sap test to see what the plants require in terms of any nutritional deficiencies of trace minerals which could affect growth and yield.

Regular tissue or sap test to see what the plants require in terms of any nutritional deficiencies of trace minerals which could affect growth and yield. You could also apply bio-stimulants to help feed the microbiomes which are on your plants and in your soil to ensure cycling and a functioning ecosystem. Grazing management that encourages optimal photosynthesis is vital.

Farmer: Ruth Read - Stratford

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