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rotational grazing
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Grazing two or more pastures or parts of a range in regular order, with definite recovery periods between grazing periods. Where only two fields are involved, sometimes called alternate grazing. Contrasts with continuous grazing.
Definition Source
Schwarz, Charles F.; Thor, Edward C.; Elsner, Gary H. 1976. Wildland planning glossary. Gen. Tech. Rep. PSW-13. Berkeley, Calif.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station
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Broader Term
grazing
Spanish
pastoreo de rotación
Term Number
43779