How Many Horses Can Your Pasture Hold?
As many of us know, horse ownership is like eating potato chips; you can’t have just one! The definition of too many horses depends on who you are asking and what parameters you are considering.

Before trying to decide if your checkbook can stand to take on one more horse, ask yourself, “Is my land capable?”

More specifically, can the land you have support the horses you own in an economical and environmentally friendly way? There are tools to answer this question, one of which is the National Cooperative Soil Survey (NCSS) program.

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