Rangeland Management

(Includes Grazing Ecology and Management and Fire Ecology)

Air Quality Concerns of Prescribed Range Burning in Kansas Zifei Liu. March 2000. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-3121.

Deferred-rotation grazing with steers in the Kansas flint hills C. E. Owensby, E. F. Smith, K. L. Anderson. November 1973. Journal of Range Management 26(6):393-395.

Effects of dormant-season herbage removal on flint hills rangeland L. M. Auen, C. E. Owensby. November 1988. Journal of Range Management 41(6):481-482.

Effects of Grazing Pressure on Efficiency of Grazing on North American Great Plains Rangelands A. J. Smart and J. D. Derner. July 2010. Journal of Range Management 63(4): 397-406.

Effects of nitrogen fertilization and late-spring burning of bluestem range on diet and performance of steers J. S. Woolfolk, E. F. Smith, R. R. Schalles, B. E. Brent, L. H. Harbers. May 1975. Journal of Range Management 28(3):190-193.

Establishing and Managing Native Prairie Plants in Small Areas Clenton E. Owensby and Walter Fick. June 2015. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-3233.

Fire Management Practices to Improve Air Quality Carol Blocksome. November 2012. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-3072.

50 Years of Range Research Revisited Clenton Owensby, Robert Cochran, Kling Anderson, Ed Smith, and Eric Vanzant. October 1995.

Fire in the Great Plains - Prescribed Burning and Smoke Management May 2013. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. DVD.

Fire Management Practices to Improve Air Quality Carol Blocksome. November 2012. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-3072.

Forage Facts Notebook November 1996. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. S-115.

Grain supplementation on bluestem range for intensive-early stocked steers Clenton E. Owensby, Robert C. Cochran, Robert T. Brandt, Jr., Eric S. Vanzant, Lisa M. Auen, E.M. Clary. May 1995. Journal of Range Management 48(3):246-250.

Grazing Distribution Paul D. Ohlenbusch & Joseph P. Harner III. January 2003. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-515.

Grazing management effects on plant species diversity in tallgrass prairie Karen R. Hickman, David C. Hartnett, Robert C. Cochran, and Clenton E. Owensby. January 2004. Journal of Range Management 57(1):58-65.

Grazing Systems for Yearling Cattle on Tallgrass Prairie Clenton E. Owensby and Lisa M. Auen. March 2008. Journal of Range Management 61(2):204-210.

Intensive-early stocking and season-long stocking of Kansas flint hills range E. F. Smith, C. E. Owensby. January 1978. Journal of Range Management 31(1):14-17.

Lone Star Tick Abundance, Fire, and Bison Grazing in Tallgrass Prairie Jack F. Cully. March 1999. Journal of Range Management 52(2):139-144.

Long-term effects of annual burning at different dates in ungrazed Kansas tallgrass prairie G. Towne and C. Owensby. September 1984. Journal of Range Management 37(5):392-397.

Long-Term Response Patterns of Tallgrass Prairie to Frequent Summer Burning E. Gene Towne and Ken E. Kemp. September 2008. Journal of Range Management 61(5):509-520.

Managing Kansas Grazinglands for Multiple Benefits Will Boyer, Larry Huber, Gary May, Rodney Jones, Walter Fick, and Paul Ohlenbusch. June 2004. MF-2086. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service.

Management Following Wildfire Walter Fick. March 2017. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. L-514.

Net Carbon Fluxes Over Burned and Unburned Native Tallgrass Prairie Dale J. Bremer and Jay M. Ham. January 2010. Journal of Range Management 63(1):72-81.

Nutritive value of tree leaves in the Kansas flint hills J. R. Forwood, C. E. Owensby. January 1985. Journal of Range Management 38(1):61-64.

Patch Burn Grazing Carol Blocksome & Brian Obermeyer. November 2012. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-3073.

Predictive Models for Grazing Distribution: A GIS Approach Brent L. Brock, Clenton E. Owensby. January 2000. Journal of Range Management 53(1):39-46.

Prescribed Burning as a Management Practice Paul D. Ohlenbusch & David C. Hartnett. March 2000. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. L-815.

Prescribed Burning Equipment Paul D. Ohlenbusch, James W. Kunkel, & Steve L. Watson. March 1993. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. L-876.

Prescribed Burning Equipment John Weir. April 2017. Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service. NREM-2899.

Prescribed Burning - Planning and Conducting Paul D. Ohlenbusch. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. L-664.

Prescribed Burning Safety Paul D. Ohlenbusch & James W. Kunkel. March 1996. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. L-565.

Range Research In Western Kansas Eric S. Vanzant. October 1995. 7 pages.

Rangeland Brush Management Gene Towne & Paul D. Ohlenbusch. March 1992. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-1021.

Rangeland Weed Management Paul D. Ohlenbusch & Gene Towne. December 1991. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-1020.

Red Flag Warning and Fire Weather Information Jason Hartman. May 2007. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-2775.

Role of Grazing and Fire Management in Grassland Diversity and Production David C. Hartnett. October 1995. 11 pages.

Remote Sensing and the Rancher: Linking Rancher Perception and Remote Sensing Rex J. Rowley and Kevin P. Price. July 2007. Journal of Range Management 60(4): 359-368.

Restoring Tallgrass Prairie and Grassland Bird Populations in Tall Fescue Pastures With Winter Grazing Tracey N. Johnson and Brett K. Sandercock. November 2010. Journal of Range Management 63(6): 679-688.

Robert J. Robel, John P. Hughes, Scott D. Hull, Kenneth E. Kemp, David S. Klute. March 1998. Journal of Range Management 51(2):132-138.

Seasonal Variation in Quality of Grazed Forage During a Drought Year  R. C. Cochran and E. S. Vanzant. Cattlemen's Day 1991. Report of Progress 623. 3 pages.

Spring burning: Resulting avian abundance and nesting in Kansas CRP Robert J. Robel, John P. Hughes, Scott D. Hull, Kenneth E. Kemp, David S. Klute. March 1998. Journal of Range Management 51(2):132-138.

Stocking Rate and Grazing Management Paul D. Ohlenbusch & Steve L. Watson. February 1994. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-1118.

Stocking rate effects on intensive-early stocked flint hills bluestem range C. E. Owensby, R. Cochran, E. F. Smith. November 1988. Journal of Range Management 41(6):483-487.

Summer Grazing Strategies for Stocker Cattle in the Flint Hills Clenton Owensby & Walter Fick. February 2016. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. MF-3232.

Tallgrass Prairie Plant Community Dynamics Along a Canopy Cover Gradient of Eastern Redcedar (Juniperus virginiana L.) Ryan F. Limb and David M. Engle. November 2010. Journal of Range Management 63(6):638-644.

Vegetation dynamics from annually burning tallgrass prairie in different seasons E. G. Towne, K. E. Kemp. March 2003.  Journal of Range Management 56(2):185-192.

Vegetation of prairie dog colonies and non-colonized shortgrass prairie S. L. Winter, J. F. Cully, JR., J. S. Pontius. September 2002. Journal of Range Management 55(5):502-508.

Vegetational traits of patch-grazed rangeland in west-central Kansas C. B. II. Ring, R. A. Nicholson, J. L. Launchbaugh. January 1985. Journal of Range Management 38(1):51-55.

Water Balance of a Stock-Watering Pond in the Flint Hills of Kansas J. L. Duesterhaus and J. M. Ham. May 2008. Journal of Range Management 61(3):329-338.

Waterers and Watering Systems: A Handbook for Livestock Producers and Landowners Carol Blocksome and Morgan Powell. January 2007. KSU Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service. S-147.

Yield response to time of burning in the Kansas Flint Hills Clenton E. Owensby and Kling L. Anderson. 1967. Journal of Range Management 20(1):12-16.