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Carol Berg demonstrates the use of a tedder to spread hay for drying. Carol and Norton Berg's farm near Laporte was a stop on the Giziibii Resource, Conservation and Development Association grazing tour Wednesday. Giziibii RC&D serves five area counties and the Leech Lake, White Earth and Red Lake nations. Pioneer Photo/Molly Miron

Grazing tour: Pasture rotation improves cattle management

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LAPORTE -- Two years ago, Norton and Carol Berg embarked on an experiment in their cow-calf operation - a rotational grazing system.

The project, which is a cost-share arrangement with the Natural Resources Conservation Service Environmental Incentive Conservation Service, divided the farm into 10- to 40-acre paddocks.


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