Livestock and Range Specialist (Former)
Content by Amy Peters
Jan 2019Improving pastures and grazing management systems will result in more, higher quality feed produced. This article steps through a series of grazing management considerations for improving forage production and quality of improved pastures.
Aug 2010We evaluated the production practices of clientele who use our OSU Extension program information to properly test soil and follow OSU guidelines for fertilizing pastures, and compared that to the standard practices they used prior to using OSU program information to guide their fertilizer applications. The goal of this evaluation is to determine whether our programs lead to ...
Aug 1999Improved pasture and grazing management offers a means of holding production costs to a minimum by efficient production of high quality forage. Pasture and grazing management often seems like an art but is really based on scientific knowledge. Over the years, the study of pastures, how they grow, and how they are utilized by cattle and sheep has provided us with the knowledge needed to manage pastures for most efficient production.