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Subject Category
A Farms and Farming Systems
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
An area devoted to the production of forage (introduced or native) and harvested by 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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Scope Note
Use for agricultural land for grazing livestock; for grasslands primarily grown for making hay USE meadows.
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Used For
range pastures
Broader Term
agricultural land
Narrower Term
irrigated pastures
sown pastures
tropical pastures
Related Term
pasture management
pasture plants
stand characteristics
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