livestock production http://hppr.org en AMA seeks ban on antibiotics for weight gain http://hppr.org/post/ama-seeks-ban-antibiotics-weight-gain <p style="margin-bottom: 20px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'PT Sans', sans-serif;">The largest association of U.S. physicians is calling for tighter rules on antibiotic use in livestock.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:38:30 +0000 Kristofor Husted 34189 at http://hppr.org AMA seeks ban on antibiotics for weight gain Grazing Management: Patch Burning Research http://hppr.org/post/grazing-management-patch-burning-research <p></p><p></p><p>This week on Playa Country, prescribed burning. Oklahoma State University's Dept. of Natural Resource Ecology &amp; Management is researching effects of limited prescribed burning or "patch burning" to create a mosaic of patches across the landscape.</p><p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 05:01:00 +0000 Dale Bolton 8803 at http://hppr.org Grazing Management: Patch Burning Research Landowner Story: Managed Intensive Grazing on Birdwell and Clark Ranch http://hppr.org/post/landowner-story-managed-intensive-grazing-birdwell-and-clark-ranch <p></p><p>Deborah Clark and her husband Emory apply the principles of holistic ranch management, and they use managed intensive grazing on their stocker cattle operation on 14,000 acres in north-central Texas.</p><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 06:01:00 +0000 Dale Bolton 27648 at http://hppr.org Landowner Story: Managed Intensive Grazing on Birdwell and Clark Ranch Landowner Story: Deferred Grazing on Grissom Ranch http://hppr.org/post/landowner-story-deferred-grazing-grissom-ranch <p></p><p>Rancher Grady Grissom discusses the lessons he's learned from deploying a deferred-rotation system of managed grazing on his 14,000-acre ranch. But he doesn't like the term "grazing system.</p><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 06:01:00 +0000 Dale Bolton 27640 at http://hppr.org Landowner Story: Deferred Grazing on Grissom Ranch Grazing Management Benefits Livestock & Wildlife http://hppr.org/post/grazing-management-benefits-livestock-wildlife <p></p><p>Good grazing management is good for the livestock producer and for wildlife.&nbsp; When grazing-land is healthy, cattle put on the weight, and birds benefit from healthy grassland.</p><p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 06:01:00 +0000 Dale Bolton 27628 at http://hppr.org Grazing Management Benefits Livestock & Wildlife