Slides:
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Horse Farm Weed Control: Myths and Misconceptions
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Pasture Myth #1: Herbicides are toxic to horses
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The history of pesticides is a bit sketchy
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Old pesticides photo
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Silent Spring
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Pesticide Regulation
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Pesticide Risk
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Pasture Myth #2: Herbicides are the best answer for weeds
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Weed control
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Weeds
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Pasture Myth #3: Horse paddocks are always weedy
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All horse pastures look like this - right?
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Horse paddocks are not weedy by necessity
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Stocking number is important
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Proper grazing
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Rotational Grazing
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Cons
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One way to do rotational grazing
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Rotational grazing
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Pasture Myth #4: Goats can clean up a weedy pasture
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Goats eat everything?
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Goats prefer woody plants
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Goats can help, but they're still goats
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Pasture Myth #5: Herbicides and fertilizer will restore the pasture
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Role of herbicide and fertilizer
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Pasture Myth #6: Horse paddocks need healthy forage
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Are you land limited?
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Do you need the pasture to provide nutrition?
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Proper expectations is key