Are There Enough Seats at The Table? Estimating Forage Biomass in Pastures
5:00pm - 7:00pm
When grazing animals we always want to make sure we’re planning ahead to know how much feed we have to sustain our livestock for a given period of time. Determining this may look like a simple walk through the pasture to make an educated guess. This information can dictate stocking densities, pasture layout, and pasture size. Developing a trained eye can take a bit of experience and time to get the hang of, but there are some techniques and tools to help you get there a bit easier; and dare we say faster?