Consider how your grazing program could improve rainfall effectiveness

Davis, Walt
March 2011
Wallaces Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 136 Issue 3, pBP11
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The article presents the author's view on how one's grazing program could improve rainfall effectives in the U.S. He highlights the ecological processes of Holistic Management founder Allan Savory in determining the health and productivity of grasslands including the water cycle, the mineral nutrient cycle and the energy flow. He believes that planned high-stock density grazing is the cheapest and best way to reduce bare ground and increase soil organic matter. INSET: Add surface cover, organic matter to improve water cycle….


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