Top Bar Barrel Bee Hive Chicken Coops - The chickens will eat hive beetles, wax moths, and their larva, varroa and any other insect parasites that fall through the screened hive bottom. I love the concept even though I feel the coop space in this example
(link) How to Transplant Moss - DIY Gardening with Amy Renea at A Nest for All Seasons ~~~Too wordy for you? Dig it up (sideways!) Get rid of weeds. Lay it on bare dirt and water. Watch moss be pretty!
Rotational grazing is another way to help let the grass recover. By moving the cattle from pasture to pasture over a certain period of time will help the grass grow. It can be time consuming and labor intensive but in the end it will pay for itself.