Master Grazer is an outreach program providing producer workshops with the most up-to-date research on environmentally sustainable and economically feasible grazing management.  Our fencing and grazing schools offer hands-on learning experiences through field days, pasture walks, workshops, conferences, and farm visits.

Does Low lignin Alfalfa Make Sense for Kentucky Producers

Does Low lignin Alfalfa Make Sense for Kentucky Producers

Ray Smith discusses low lignin Alfalfa.

Strategies for Repairing Pugged Pastures

Strategies for Repairing Pugged Pastures

Chris Teutsch discusses strategies for repairing pugged pastures.

Hay Testing: Figuring Out What You Have and What to Do with It!!!

Hay Testing: Figuring Out What You Have and What to Do with It!!!

Chris Teutsch discusses what to do with forage after it is harvested.

Drought Proofing Your Grazing System

Drought Proofing Your Grazing System

Chris Teutsch discusses ways to drought management strategies for grazing systems.

Getting a Grazing Plan Together

Getting a Grazing Plan Together

Chris Teutsch discusses creating plans for a grazing system.

Installing Tire Tanks for Watering Livestock video

Installing Tire Tanks for Watering Livestock

Joshua Jackson, Carmen Agouridis, Steve Higgins, and Lee Moser, Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering provide information on installing tire tanks for watering livestock.

Tall ironweed control

Tall Ironweed Control in Grazed Pastures

Dr. JD Green provides practical advice on how to control Tall Ironweed in grazed pastures.

Picture of thin grass strands

Thin Grass Stands: Causes and Remedies

Dr. Chris Teutsch, UK Forage Specialist, discusses factors leading to thinning of forage stands and management strategies to improve stands.

Red Clover in Square

Maximizing success with frost seedings of clover

Dr. Jimmy Henning explains why frost seedings of clover don’t always end up as expected. This article aims to help farmers maximize their seedings.

Tire waterer

Providing Water for Beef Cattle In a Rotational Grazing System with Tire Waterers

Steve Higgins article outlines the importance of water availability to cattle in Rotational Grazing Systems.

Cattle hay feeding

When to start feeding hay?

Hay is largely used as the main source of feed through the winter months. When should you start using it when the cold arrives? Dr. Lehmkuhler discusses when and why hay should be used.

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Grain Drill Calibration

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Drill Calibration Decal (PDF file)

For a handy reference guide to summarize this video, see our drill calibration decal!