Potential Economic Returns from Deer as Compared with Livestock in the Edwards Plateau Region of Texas
AuthorRamsey, C. W.
KeywordsKerr Wildlife Management Area
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CitationRamsey, C. W. (1965). Potential economic returns from deer as compared with livestock in the Edwards Plateau region of Texas. Journal of Range Management, 18(5), 247-250.
PublisherSociety for Range Management
JournalJournal of Range Management
AbstractPotential economic return from deer was greater than that from livestock under conditions of average prevailing prices and adequate deer harvest. Data computed from rancher surveys indicated that the deer herd was maintained as a liability to the ranchers collectively, primarily because of inadequate harvest.