Browsing Rangelands, Volume 36, Number 2 (2014) by Authors
The Changing Role of Shrubs in Rangeland-Based Livestock Production Systems: Can Shrubs Increase Our Forage Supply?Estell, Richard E.; Havstad, Kris M.; Cibils, Andres F.; Anderson, Dean M.; Schrader, T. Scott (Society for Range Management, 2014-04-01)On the Ground • Loss of grasslands to shrublands continues. • Demand for livestock products is expected to continue to grow. • Increased demand for red meat may stimulate rangeland livestock production. • Methods for increasing shrub use are needed to meet increasing forage demands.