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Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Getting a grip on grazing
(B&B Wyoming Rural Living Resources guide section)
Managing Grazing on Small Acreages (Video series by UW Extension)
Online Tools
Barnyards and Backyards Publications
UW Extension Publications
Master Hay Grower - Risk Management for Wyoming Hay Growers (UW CES course February, 2014)
Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Resources to Help Calculate Feed Rations
Feed Composition for Cattle and Sheep Fact Sheet No. 1.615 Contains a table with "typical" composition of feeds (Colorado State University)
Nutrient Requirements of Sheep and Goats (Alabama Cooperative Extension System)
Nutritional Management for Horses (Purdue University Cooperative Extension)
Nutrient Requirements of Beef Cattle (Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service)
Other Publications
Wyoming Hay/Pasture/Seed List
(Lists contact and other info from those interested in selling or buying hay, pasture, or seed)
Barnyards and Backyards Articles
Other Publications
Grazing Management for Streamside Areas (Wyoming Game and Fish, 1992)
Grazing Brochures by Wyoming County
Help determining how much forage your land may produce. The brochures cover grazing and provides guidance on calculating how many animals you can sustainably graze on your land (2016).
Monitoring Videos
Range Monitoring (presented by Eric Peterson, UW CES 2007)
Property Improvement Projects (overgrazed Wheatland property improved through grazing management; reclamation of unstable sand dune blow-out area near Casper)
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