Behavioral Factors in Rotational Grazing Systems

  title={Behavioral Factors in Rotational Grazing Systems},
  author={Mark W. Brunson and Elizabeth A. Burritt},
Many in the range profession are perplexed by the apparent discrepancy between experimental studies suggesting that rotational grazing carries no advantage over continuous grazing1 and the observations of ranchers and range mana gers who have personally seen benefi ts for livestock pro duction and plant communities by shifting to a rotational system.2,3 We believe one reason for this seeming contradiction is that research on plant and animal production is typically designed to control for the… 
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