Using Meat Goats to Control Sericea Lespedeza

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2005: $2,461.23
Projected End Date: 12/31/2007
Region: North Central
State: Kansas
Project Coordinator:

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  • Additional Plants: native plants
  • Animals: goats


  • Animal Production: grazing management, pasture renovation, range improvement, stocking rate
  • Crop Production: foliar feeding, application rate management
  • Education and Training: farmer to farmer, on-farm/ranch research
  • Farm Business Management: whole farm planning, budgets/cost and returns, value added
  • Pest Management: general pest management
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