Grass Productivity is a prodigiously documented textbook of scientific information concerning every aspect of management "where the cow and grass meet." Andre Voisin's "rational grazing" method maximizes productivity in both grass and cattle operations.
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DIVISION OF PASTURES
RATIONAL GRAZING TRANSFORMS THE FLORA
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acre allow ammonia animal units applied arable August–September average cattle Chapter cocksfoot continuous grazing corridor daily growth divided dry matter electric fence factor farm farmer feeding fertiliser figures fixed fences flora forage fresh grass grass growth grass harvested grass production grass tetany grassland grazing season green herbage herd increase Influence kg.ſha lb./acre live weight livestock carry May–June method of grazing methods of management milk mown nitrate of lime nitrogen nitrogenous fertilisers number of paddocks nutritive old pasture palatability pasture Pays de Caux perennial rye-grass period of occupation period of stay permanent pastures phospho-potassic fertiliser Photo Voisin plant ploughing protein quantity of grass rational grazing re-growth reduced Rengen reserves rest period result rota rotational grazing rumen ruminant rye-grass Seine-Maritime sheared soil stall starch equivalent stocking density sward Table tetany tether untoward acceleration vide watering point Wavy hair-grass white clover