Improved Forage/Sheep Production Efficiency

Improved Forage/Sheep Production Efficiency

Project Number: 1932-13310-001-02S
Researchers: Turner, K. E.; Belesky, D. P.; Lewis, P.
Start Date: 01-Sep-89
End Date: 30-Jun-94
Performing Institution: Agricultural Research Service and West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506

Research Objectives: Develop strategies to synchronize lambing
and forage availability/quality with nutrient requirements of …

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Pasture Assessment

Pasture Assessment in the Northeast United States
Matt A. Sanderson, Sarah C. Goslee, and James B. Cropper
USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, Building 3702 Curtin Road, University Park, PA. USDA-NRCS East NTSC, Greensboro, NC 27401.

Many livestock producers have intensified management of pastures in the …

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Pasture Plant Communities

Pasture Plant Communities in the Northeast
Sarah Goslee, Matt Sanderson and Jeff Gonet
USDA-ARS Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, Univ. Park, PA 16802

Pastures are important to the economy of the northeastern United States, but we still don’t know much about their ecology. One of the …

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