Calculating Grazing Intensity for Maximum Profit on Ponderosa Pine Range in Northern Arizona
CitationPearson, H. A. (1973). Calculating grazing intensity for maximum profit on ponderosa pine range in northern Arizona. Journal of Range Management, 26(4), 277-278.
PublisherSociety for Range Management
JournalJournal of Range Management
AbstractThe profit formula is based on forage production, digestibility and utilization, animal weight and daily gain, costs per animal day, and beef prices. Rangeland producing 500-1,000 lb forage per acre would produce maximum profit with moderate utilization.