Poultry Extension Collaborative - Ranging behavior and range use newsletter

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2020: $279,078.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2023
Grant Recipient: Virginia Tech
Region: Southern
State: Virginia
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Leonie Jacobs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
Co-Investigators:
John Fike
school of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Va Tech
Dr. John Munsell, PhD
Virginia Tech - Department of Forest Resources and Environmental
Gabriel Pent
Dept. of Crop and Soil Environmental Science, Virginia Tech
Description:
This Poultry Extension Collaborative newsletter provides insights in chicken behavior related to range use and factors impacting range use. Some aspects on the benefits of silvopasture are provided.
Type:
Article/Newsletter/Blog
File:
Author:
Leonie Jacobs, Virginia Tech
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
Ordering info:
Leonie Jacobs
jacobsl@vt.edu
Cost: $0.00
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.