Pasture has the potential to provide
1. The horses nutrition
2. A Safe exercise area
Potentials rarely achieved, often neglected

All information given here is believed to be correct but the author cannot be responsible for any consequences of it's use.

Pasture Management
for
Horses

by Denis Lindsell
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Soils




 


 

Soils

The soil on which we grow the grass our horses use for nutrition and as exercise areas is often taken for granted. It is common to hear people talking about "keeping the soil in good heart" or referring to soil "becoming sour". Such comments are of little value without some understanding of what they mean from a more scientific point of view. The soil is in-fact a complex commodity and knowledge is needed to help us understand what is taking place below our feet and how we may be able improve the soils ability to grow grass.

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