methods during the silvopastoral-system establishment in midwestern USA: Cattle performance and tree damage

  title={methods during the silvopastoral-system establishment in midwestern USA: Cattle performance and tree damage},
  author={J. W. Lehmkuhler and E. E. D. Felton and David A. Schmidt and Kerstin Bader and H. E. Gene Garrett and Monty S. Kerley},
  journal={Agroforestry Systems},
Silvopastoral systems offer an alternative to the conventional cow-calf segment of the beef industry in the Midwestern region of the United States. Little information exists for transitioning from a conventional pasture-based beef operation to a silvopastoral system utilizing multiple deciduous tree species. Nine pastures approximately 1 ha in size were established with a mixture of cool-season grasses and legumes to investigate tree protection methods and cattle performance. Four tree species… CONTINUE READING
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