Pasture-Based Livestock Production

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Learning about a pasture-based livestock production operation.

Learn about pasture-based livestock production from this new book.

For those looking to start a new business, a book might be just the thing to help with that all important business plan. Managing and Marketing for Pasture-Based Livestock Production, the latest publication from the Natural Resources, Agriculture and Engineering Service, contains basic and necessary information for anyone looking to start a pasture-based livestock production or expand a livestock operation.

Seventeen authors contributed to the publication, offering insights into the framework of such an operation, how to determine a mission statement for the business, the specifics of grazing management, resources and marketing tools, and more.

Managing and Marketing for Pasture-Based Livestock Production is the first of four NRAES books on related topics. For more information or to order any NRAES publications, visit the website at NRAES.org.