How Cattle Ranching Can Positively Affect Carbon Absorption

New Mexico farmer Tom Sidwell may hold the secret recipe for plentiful grass to graze and a well-stocked pasture. By using cattle to manage carbon, is able to maximize profits while catering to his land.

Tom wasn’t monitoring for soil carbon, but everything he was doing had a positive carbon effect, as evidenced by the increased health and productivity of their ranch.
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