Rangeland Drought Management for Texans: Stocking Rate and Grazing Management

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Hart, Charles R.; Carpenter, Bruce B.
Forages & pastures; Livestock; Grazing
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This publication explains how stocking rates and grazing management decisions can help a ranch survive a drought. To deal with drought, a rancher must monitor forage supply and demand; use a conservative stocking rate and keep it flexible; and manage grazing before, during and after the drought.