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Black Cat Farm experiments with organic pasture cropping

 

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Eric Skokan is eager to try a new technique on his Boulder County farm using funds from the 2020 Sustainable Food and Agricultural Funds grant it received from the county earlier this year.

According to Eric Skokan, owner of Black Cat Farm, one of the best resources Boulder County has to offer "is the total quantity of agriculture geeks we have here."

This summer, Black Cat Farm is beginning an experiment with the regenerative agricultural technique called pasture cropping, Skokan's own geeky agricultural project.

This project is one of several to have recently been awarded a 2020 Sustainable Food and Agricultural Funds grant by Boulder County. Black Cat Farm was awarded $43,500 for specialized equipment, supplies, and infrastructure to begin pasture cropping.

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