For decades The Stockman Grass Farmer has faithfully come to our doorsteps offering ideas and suggestions of things we could do differently. Those of us looking for new ideas know that within these pages we will not be disappointed.
But sometimes all these ideas rattle around in our heads and paralyze us with choice. At the SGF Business Schools I share with Steve Kenyon, I lead with a series of assumptions, one of which is this: "The hardest thing to do in life is make a decision."
None of us wants to live in a rigid world, and yet being presented with options becomes its own struggle. Do I bale graze or deep bedding compost? Do I buy hay or make hay? Do I use red, speckled, or black cattle?
Avid readers of SGF know that our foremost grass expert, columnist Jim Gerrish, routinely answers questions with "It depends." I know this is the right answer, but it sure...