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    Author(s): W. M. Johnson; Elbert H. Reid
    Date: 1958
    Source: Journal of Forestry. 56(9): 647-651.
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
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    To manage any range effectively, the operator needs to know what plants make up the forage supply, their relative value as forage, their ability to withstand grazing, and when and how they are grazed. This paper presents the results of studies to determine how cattle utilize several important species on ponderosa pine-bunchgrass ranges in Colorado.

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    Johnson, W. M.; Reid, Elbert H. 1958. Herbage utilization on pine-bunchgrass ranges of Colorado. Journal of Forestry. 56(9): 647-651.


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