Managing and Marketing for Pasture-Based Livestock Production (NRAES 174)
Benson, Geoffrey A.; McConnell, Thomas R.; Clark, E. Ann; Murphy, Bill; Drelich, Julian; Musser, Wesley N.; Emmick, Darrell L.; Osborne, Phillip I.; Ford, Stephen A.; Pritchard, James Y.; Grusenmeyer, David; Rayburn, Edward B.; Hall, Marvin H.; Sulc, R. Mark; Hill, James S.; Vough, Lester R.; Holden, Lisa
Essential information for producers to manage and market a goal-oriented forage-livestock system, helping them determine whether or not the business venture will be feasible, develop mission and goals, enhance marketplace knowledge, and better evaluate consumer demand.
This 116 page publication (NRAES-174) was originally published by the Natural Resource, Agriculture, and Engineering Service (NRAES, previously known as the Northeast Regional Agricultural Engineering Service), a multi-university program in the Northeast US disbanded in 2011. Plant and Life Sciences Publishing (PALS) was subsequently formed to manage the NRAES catalog. Ceasing operations in 2018, PALS was a program of the Department of Horticulture in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) at Cornell University. PALS assisted university faculty in publishing, marketing and distributing books for small farmers, gardeners, land owners, workshops, college courses, and consumers.
Natural Resource, Agriculture, and Engineering Service (NRAES)
Livestock; Pastoral Systems; Animal Industry; Pasture-Based Livestock Production
Previously Published As
Rayburn, E. B., and Benson, G. A. (Eds.). (2005). Managing and marketing for pasture-based livestock production. Ithaca, N.Y.: Natural Resource, Agriculture, and Engineering Service.