Multispecies Grazing: A Primer on Diversity

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By Lee Rinehart ~ NCAT Agriculture Specialist

Published: September 2018

Updated: n/a

© NCAT

IP570

20 pages


Introduction

This publication discusses the principles and practices of grazing multiple species of livestock on pastures. Here, you'll find a discourse on the benefits of multispecies grazing on productivity and profitability, including its positive impacts on pasture diversity and health.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Benefits of Grazing Multiple Species
Pasture Diversity and Health
Grazing Dynamics
Fencing and Working Facilities
Predators
Mineral Supplementation
Managing Internal Parasites
Animal Health Considerations
Stocking-Rate Decisions
Grazing Pigs
Grazing Planning and Monitoring
Summary
References
Further Resources

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This page was last updated on: December 5, 2018