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BOOKS

Title: The Albrecht papers : enter without knocking
Author: William A. Albrecht
Contributors: Edited by Charles Walters, Jr.
Second Author:
Published: Kansas City, MO : Acres U.S.A. , c1992
Series:

Summary: This collection of papers includes discussions of nitrogen, water and soil fertility, salts, pastures, the relationship of grazing animals to soil health, and nutrition.

ISBN: 0911311238
Call Number: 27 ALB
Subjects: Fertility , Nitrogen , Nutrition , Pasture management

Title: Fertility pastures and cover crops : based on nature's own balanced organic pasture feeds
Author: Newman Turner
Published: Pauma Valley, CA : Rateavers , 1974 2nd ed.

Summary: The author regards the ley or temporary pasture, properly constituted and intelligently farmed, as the main source of food for both winter and summer for all types of cattle; and as the best means of building fertility to supply all the requirements of any cash crops which may follow in rotation.

ISBN: 0960069860
Call Number: 63.5 TUR
Subjects: Cover crops and green manure crops , Forage crops , Grazing , Pasture management

Title: Intensive grazing management-- forage, animals, men, profits
Contributors: Burt Smith, Ping Sun Leung, George Love
Published: Kamuela, HI : Graziers Hui , c1986

Summary: Chapters include an introduction to intensive grazing, getting started, financial analysis, basics for soil, plants and animals, animal health, ecology, electric fencing and design, grazing unit design, basic grazing, forage conservation, uses of "hi-tech" equipment and intensive grazing management.

Call Number: 70.51 INT
Subjects: Agricultural ecology , Animal health , Cattle , Fences , Forage crops , Grazing , Intensive grazing , Pasture management , Soils

Title: Pasture management guide for livestock producers
Contributors: Prepared by Steve Barnhart ... [et. al.]
Published: Ames , IA : Iowa State University Extension

Summary: This guide provides pasture and livestock management information applicable to whatever grazing management system is currently being used. It includes an introduction to rotational grazing, and intensive grazing and suggestions for those making grazing management changes or who have just begun an intensive grazing management program. Chapters cover managing pasture plants, managing livestock, planning for improvements in grazing systems, monitoring and evaluating the grazing system and managing risk.

Call Number: 70.51 PAS
Subjects: Grazing , Intensive grazing , Livestock , Pasture management

Title: Salad bar beef
Author: Joel Salatin
Published: Swoope, VA : Polyface Inc. , c1995

Summary: This book describes a small-scale beef operation in which the cattle move from paddock to paddock grazing on a variety of grasses and forage greens in well managed pastures. They are not fattened on grains. Ideally the beef should be processed and marketed locally. The author believes this model will provide an alternative to large, captial intensive and environmentally unsound feedlot operations and enable small-scale beef producers to make a reasonable living.

ISBN: 096381091X
Call Number: 71.3 SAL
Subjects: Beef , Cattle, beef , Forage crops , Grazing , Hay , Meat products, marketing , Pasture management

BOOKLETS

Title: Pasture management guide for northern Missouri
Published: Columbia, MO : Natural Resources Conservation Service , Spring, 1998

Summary: This guide includes information on several forages common to northern Missouri(north of U.S. Highway 50) along with guidelines on how to establish and manage themfor the most successful and productive stands. Sections include forage resource establishment, nutrient management and management after establishment followed by information on the different species.

Call Number: 70.51 PAS
Subjects: Forage crops , Grazing , Pasture management

Title: Video resource & viewing guide
Contributors: Produced by Rooy Media
Published: Emmaus , PA : Rodale Institute
Series: Farmer-to farmer : strategies for sustainable agriculture

Summary: This booklet is intended for individual or group use (and follow-up discussion) with any of the six videos of the Farmer-to-farmer series, titled Field crops, Rotational grazing, Vegetables, IPM for vegetables and small fruits, IPM for apples, and High-value marketing. The booklet contains sets of questions related to each video topic and resources that can help find answers to any additional questions of viewers or group participants.

Call Number: 50.9 VID
Subjects: Alternative field crops , Apples , Fruits , Fruits, small , Grazing , Integrated pest management , Marketing , Pasture management , Sustainable agriculture , Vegetables

VIDEOS

Title: Animal management
Published: Ames, IA : Iowa State University Extension , 1994
Series: Managed grazing Program no. 3

Call Number: 70.51 ANI
Subjects: Fences , Forage crops , Grazing , Livestock, feeding and nutrition , Pasture management

Title: Fencing and watering
Published: Ames, IA : Iowa State University, University Extension , 1994
Series: Managed grazing Program no. 4

Call Number: 70.51 FEN
Subjects: Fences , Forage crops , Grazing , Livestock, feeding and nutrition , Pasture management

Title: Intensive pasture management : with Nancy Everhart & Peter Young
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Farming Association , c1996

Publishers Number: 9604
Call Number: 70.51 INT
Subjects: Pasture management

Title: Introduction to managed grazing
Published: Ames , IA : Iowa State University, University Extension , 1994
Series: Managed grazing Program no. 1

Call Number: 70.51 INT
Subjects: Forage crops , Grazing , Livestock, feeding and nutrition , Pasture management

Title: Managing pasture plants
Published: Ames, IA : Iowa State University, University Extension , 1995
Series: Managed grazing Program no. 2

Call Number: 70.51 MAN
Subjects: Forage crops , Grazing , Livestock, feeding and nutrition , Pasture management

Title: Naturally fertile fields : increasing dairy profits through proper manure management
Published: Washington, D.C. : USDA, Soil Conservation Service , 1993

Subjects: Dairy production , Fertility , Manure , Pasture management

Title: Part-time farming
Published: Lincoln, NE : Cooperative Extension Division, University of Nebraska , c1996

Call Number: 82.3 PAR
Subjects: Alternative field crops , Farm management and decision making , Livestock , Part-time farming , Pasture management , Specialty crops

Title: Year around resource management
Published: Ames, IA : Iowa State University, University Extension , 1995
Series: Managed grazing Program no. 5

Call Number: 70.51 YEA
Subjects: Forage crops , Grazing , Livestock, feeding and nutrition , Pasture management

AUDIOCASSETTES

Title: 1997 NAFDM Conference : biodiversity & forage availability
Author: Allan Savory
Published: [Lake Stevens, WA] : Audio Productions , 1997 ; [Southampton, MA] : North American Farmers' Direct Marketing, c1997

Publishers Number: R 232
Call Number: 63.5 SAV
Subjects: Biodiversity , Forage crops , Pasture management

WEB PAGES

Sustainable Pasture Management (ATTRA)
Pastures: Going Organic (ATTRA)
Nutrient Cycling in Pastures (ATTRA)
Dung Beetle Benefits in the Pasture Ecosystem (ATTRA)
Assessing the Pasture Soil Resource (ATTRA)


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