Patch-Burn Grazing Effects on Cattle Performance: Research Conducted in a Working Landscape

Author: 
Winter, Stephen L.
Fuhlendorf, Samuel D.
Goes, Mark
Publisher: 
Society for Range Management
Publication Year: 
2014
Description: 
Range mangers have traditionally sought to manip- ulate the distribution of grazing animals so that moderate levels of grazing animal impacts on veg- etation, soil, and water resources are evenly dis- tributed across management units.1,2 In contrast to traditional range management practices, patch-burn grazing uses re to concentrate grazing animals, and their associated impacts, on vegetation, soil, and water resources, in a portion (patch) of a management unit that has recently burned.DOI: 10.2458/azu_rangelands_v36i3_winter
Document Type: 
Journal Issue/Article
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