Goat Pastures Creep Grazing

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Forward creep grazing

Installing an opening in the fence with a small gate allows animals with the highest nutritional requirements, such as kids, to have first access to fresh, high quality, ungrazed forage ahead of their mothers. Forward creep grazing can be easily used in a control/strip grazing system.

Luginbuhl, J-M. 2006. Pastures for Meat Goats. In: Meat Goat Production Handbook, ed. T.A. Gipson, R.C. Merkel, K. Williams, and T. Sahlu, Langston University, ISBN 1-880667-04-5.