Thinking of getting into farming? Find excellent resources here!
Landowners with small acreage pastures can get help with soil testing and interpretation from the UI Extension, Bonner County office. We can find answers to your questions on forage selection, care of pastures, and more.
We highly recommend the following UI resources:
- Idaho Forage Handbook
- Pasture Principles for Smaller Acreages
- Pasture and Grazing Management in the Pacific Northwest
Pasture and Grazing Management in the Northwest
The University of Idaho, Oregon State University and Washington State University have teamed up to offer a new 200-page book on pasture and grazing management. This paperback edition includes everything from goal-setting to irrigation to grazing systems. The book costs $18 and can be ordered online. You can also find it at the UI Extension, Bonner County office located at 4205 N. Boyer Ave. in Sandpoint (at the Bonner County Fairgrounds).