Growing and Managing Year-Round Pastures Feed costs are often an overwhelming expense for producers who don’t grow and manage year-round pastures. It is possible to eliminate or greatly reduce supplemental feeding by maintaining the forage quantity and quality to match animal requirements.
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On the cover: Passing of the Torch, a photograph by Donnie Lunsford, is one of the winning photos from the 2017 Texas Section, Society for Range Management, annual photo contest. It shows a veteran NRCS employee teaching a younger man how to properly and safely light a backfire. Using the experience gained from his own years of burning and the knowledge passed down to him by those who have long since retired, he effectively “passes the torch” to the next generation.