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Beef production from grassland

J. W. Wilkinson

Beef production from grassland

by J. W. Wilkinson

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Published by Butterworths in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beef cattle.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] J.M. Wilkinson [and] J.C. Taylor.
    ContributionsTayler, J. C.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p.
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17773389M

    Since The Stockman Grass Farmer has been devoted solely to the art and science of making a profit from grassland agriculture.. The Stockman Grass Farmer brings its readers the latest information on high profit grassland ideas from all over the world. Each month we profile leading farmers or ranchers with details as to how and why they are so successful. The trip gave me a current look at beef production in Argentina and the opportunity to address over 1, of the top beef cattle breeders and producers. I sincerely hope my remarks helped convince Argentine breeders of the importance of carcass cutability and quality; that seedstock breeding decisions should be based on complete and accurate.

    Efficient beef production from grass. British Society of Animal Production, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J Frame; British Grassland Society.; British Society of Animal Production. Feed costs account for 75% of variable costs in Irish beef production. Grass and grass silage are the predominant feed input for beef cattle. Grazed grass is estimated to cost circa €70 per ton of dry matter with grass silage approximately double that. Grazing quality grass and making quality silage are essential to performance and profitability.

    In fact, models have shown that if beef cattle are switched from a grain- to perennial forages-based production system, and the forage associated from this transition is derived from newly seeded cropland, the entire beef production cycle becomes a net sink of carbon. IANR administration is committed to exploring a definition and role for the Center for Grassland Studies to more clearly encompass livestock production (beef) systems. As we complete this process, the Center can immediately provide a platform (e.g. space, identity) from which the Beef System Initiative and team can begin to operate.


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Grassland Beef Production A Seminar in the CEC Programme of Coordination of Research on Beef Production, held at the Centre for European Agricultural Studies, Wye College (University of London), Ashford, Kent, UK, July 25–27, Book Title Grassland Beef Production Book Subtitle A Seminar in the CEC Programme of Coordination of Research on Beef Production, held at the Centre for European Agricultural Studies, Wye College (University of London), Ashford, Kent, UK, July 25–27, Editors.

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