Effect of Native Warm Season Grasses on Lamb Parasitism and Performance

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2021: $2,723.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2023
Grant Recipient: LeeDer Farm
Region: Southern
State: North Carolina
Principal Investigator:
Lee Holcomb
LeeDer Farm
Evaluate the potential of native warm season grasses to improve lamb performance (greater weight gain and lower parasite burden) during the summer grazing season.
Conference/Presentation Material
Andrew Weaver, NCSU
Lee Holcomb, LeeDer Farm
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