Dairy Production on Pasture: An Introduction to Grass-Based and Seasonal Dairying


In an era of high feed costs and uncertain milk prices, many dairy producers are using pasture to provide most, if not all, dry matter for lactating dairy cows during the growing season. This publication addresses aspects of pasture production beginning with animal selection and forage resource assessment, grazing, facilities, animal health, organic production, and seasonal economics. Extensive resources are included for further reading.

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