Is strip-grazing worth it? Getting more out of fall cover crops

Project Type: Partnership
Funds awarded in 2020: $40,000.00
Projected End Date: 04/30/2023
Grant Recipient: Nebraska Extension
Region: North Central
State: Nebraska
Project Coordinator:
Erin Laborie
Nebraska Extension
Brock and Heidi Terrell talk about their operation and give their perspectives on how cover crops fit their systems as well as the benefits of strip grazing cover crops in the fall. Mary Drewnoski reviews the results of on-farm research at 5 locations across Nebraska over two years evaluating the value of strip grazing cover crops and discusses her observations at one site including how strip grazing pays with growing calves.
Erin Laborie, Nebraska Extension
Jack Arterburn, Nebraska Extension
Mary Drewnoski, University of Nebraska
Heidi Terrell, Cooperating Producer
Brock Terell, Cooperating Producer
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.