Permaculture Strategies: Intensive Rotational Grazing

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When designing a livestock grazing system to optimize animal health, pasture integrity, and economic productivity, the primary dynamic that must be accounted for is “grazing pressure”. Grazing pressure is the closeness to which pasture is grazed, i.e. the amount of grass/forb that is depleted from a pasture in a single grazing event. If the grazing pressure is too high, all …