PASTURES, GRAzING &
SOIL Management RESOURCES
AIMS agriculture: fact sheet on stocking rate, stock density & using DSE values to estimate pasture intake.
BEEF magazine: understand stocking rate vs. stocking density.
DPI NSW: factsheets on pasture management.
DAFWA: range of articles on different pastures, fertilisers, and pasture management.
EverGraze: a comprehensive collection of resources to help with grazing management decisions.
EverGraze: the nuts and bolts of grazing management.
EverGraze: filling the summer/autumn feed gap.
Grazetech: tips on how to fully feed cows from pasture.
Future Beef: extensive grazing management resources, including carbon management, drought, case studies on managing for land condition, pasture budgeting, soils and stocking rates.
MLA: R&D reports, publication, resources and tools, and case studies relating to grazing and pasture management.
MLA: Information on pasture finishing stock, including nutrition and supplementation.
UW Madison: Does pasture-finished beef make the grade?
West Virginia University: Pasture Management for Pasture-finished Beef.
QLD Government: impact of pasture quality on grazing.
Queensland Government: guide to pasture management for South-East Queensland.
Arizona Cooperative Extension: Supplementation during drought.
Beef and Lamb NZ: Quick and simple feed budgeting.
Big Group: feed budgeting template.
EverGraze: information to help you make decisions on feed budgeting and management.
EverGraze: reference tables for feed budgeting.
EverGraze: Regional pasture growth rate tables and graphs for regions across Australia.
EverGraze: Regional pasture growth rates.
EverGraze: Measuring and calculating pasture growth.
Future Beef: dry season pasture budget - a guide for stocking rate.
FutureBeef: Break of season rules for forage budgets.
FutureBeef: Pasture photo-standards.
Grazetech: feed budgeting chapter. Dry Matter - what is it, how do we use it?
Lifestyle Block: introduction to feed budgeting and how to build one.
MLA: Are you feeding what your cattle need?
Pastures from Space: The value proposition for remote sensed estimates of feed on offer and pasture growth rate.
Performance Feeds: principles of pasture assessment.
NC State University: Interpreting Forage Analysis Reports for Beef Cows.
Nutrition Plus: feed budgeting technical note.
University of Arkansas: nutrient requirement tables.
ABC Rural: Higher stocking rates don't lead to higher profitability, cattle advisor warns.
ABC Rural: Grazing trial shows stark contrasts between stocking rates through drought.
AIMS: Stocking rate, stocking density and using DSE values to estimate pasture intake.
Agriculture Victoria: Sustainable carrying capacity.
Australian Brahman Breeders' Association: Stocking rates, productivity and profitability.
CSIRO: Stocking rate, calving season and post-weaning growth effects for Angus cattle on annual pasture.
EverGraze: Understanding your stocking rate and feed demand supply profile.
EverGraze: guide to understanding your stocking rate and feed supply demand profile.
FutureBeef: Dry season pasture budget – a guide for stocking rates.
FutureBeef: Don’t eat all your grass: ground cover at the break of the season is important!
FutureBeef: Link cattle numbers to grass supply.
Government of South Australia: Grazing livestock - a sustainable and productive approach.
Grasslands Society of Southern Australia: Profitability of Tasmanian beef enterprises: calving dates and stocking rates for weaner and yearling production.
New South Wales Department of Primary Industries, Orange Agricultural Institute: Optimising stocking rate and grazing management to enhance environmental and production outcomes for native temperate grasslands.]
On Pasture: Does Management-intensive Grazing Grow More, Better Quality Forage?
RIRDC: Grazing land management module 5.
Scanlan et al: The Northern Grazing Systems Project: Estimating safe stocking rate.
Stephen Pasture Seeds: Pasture management: Stocking rate vs. Stocking density.
Tropical Grasslands: Systematic management of stocking rates improves performance of northern Australian cattle properties in a variable climate.
Troy Whitford (CSU): An historical analysis of cattle grazing practices on the flood plain of the Murrumbidgee River.
Queensland Government: Understanding carrying capacity and stocking rates in grazing systems.
WOAW: carrying capacity and production levels.
Ag Excellence Alliance: Cell Grazing System in Low Rainfall Areas.
Agbiodiversity: grazing management options.
ATTRA: Paddock design, fencing and water systems for controlled grazing.
Barossa Improved Grazing Group: Temporary electric fencing facilitates decision making for paddock subdivision.
BEEF Magazine: fixed or flexible grazing cells?
DEPI VIC: article on managing pasture and cow performance over the hot summer period.
Desert Knowledge CRC: Cell grazing in the Pilbara.
EverGraze: Dividing up the farm for grazing management.
EverGraze: Setting up and managing grazing rotations.
Farmland LP: The advantages of cell grazing.
Forages: Four steps to rotational grazing.
FutureBeef: Pasture management for drought recovery.
Future Farm Online: Paddock subdivision allows more strategic grazing.
Grasslands NZ: TechnoGrazing, a new grazing concept.
Jim Gerrish: layout and design of grazing systems.
LanzTech Farming Solutions: technograzing™
MLA: Grazing strategies.
MLA: Tips & Tools: Getting started with simple time-based rotational grazing.
MLA: Tips & Tools: Intensive rotational grazing.
MLA: Tips & Tools: Tactical grazing to maximise pasture and animal productivity.
NT Government: cell grazing for better productivity and carbon sequestration.
Queensland Government: Grazing and stocking strategies to improve production.
South Australian Research and Development Institute: The use of technograzing to increase beef production on dryland pastures in south-eastern Australia.
Stock and Land: Cell grazing does the job.
Tropical Grasslands: Cell grazing - the first 10 years in Australia.
WeedSmart: Grazing strategies for reducing the weed seedbank
BEEF Magazine: Is pasture finishing for you?
Charles Sturt University: Economic analysis of improved perennial pasture systems.
DAFWA: articles on different pastures.
DPI NSW: cereals for grazing.
EverGraze: Legumes for temperate pastures.
EverGraze: investing in pasture improvement decision aid.
EverGraze: On-Farm Options – Feedbase and pasture species.
EverGraze: Pastures for place and purpose online EverGraze Exchange - Selecting Pastures for Place and Purpose.
EverGraze: Lucerne reduces risk, provides options for livestock and prevents salinity.
Farm Trials: Choice of forage crops for winter feed.
Future Beef: learn about pasture and forage crops for beef production. There is information on different species, as well as establishment and management.
Future Beef: Sown pastures in Queensland: their place, their role and the things to watch.
Future Beef: High-output forage systems for meeting beef markets.
Future Beef: Sown pasture rundown.
Grain and Graze: grazing cropped land.
GRDC: rules of thumb for grazing cereals.
NT Government: the value of improved pastures.
NT Government: pasture establishment.
NT Government: management of improved grasses on NT floodplains.
Pasture Improvement Initiative: decision tree for pasture renovation.
Agriculture Victoria: Phosphorous for sheep and beef pastures.
Agriculture Victoria: understanding soil acidity.
Agriculture Victoria: understanding soil tests - pastures.
ATTRA: A brief overview of nutrient cycling in pastures.
Corangamite Region 'Brown Book': What are the optimum nutrient targets for pastures?
CSIRO: Making better fertiliser decisions for grazed pastures in Australia.
DAFWA: Soil sampling and testing on a small property.
Dairy Australia: Assessing Soil nutrients - Visual symptoms of nutrient deficiencies in pastures.
Dairy Australia: Fert$mart Planning.
Dairy Australia: Productive soils.
EverGraze: On-farm options, soil and fertility management.
FutureBeef: Soil biology – what is it all about?
Government of Alberta: Nutrient Management on Intensively Managed Pastures.
More Beef From Pastures: Build and maintain soil nutrients to improve soil fertility and health in all pasture zones.
NSW DPI: Soil testing options, interpretation and checklist.
NSW DPI: Fertilisers for pastures.
Pasture Improvement Initiative: pasture improvement and healthy soils.
Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture: Nutrient budgeting in Extensive Grazing Systems.