Research methodology of grazing

A. van den Pol, A. de Vliegher, D. Hennessy, J.L. Peyraud, J.B. Pinxterhuis

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Throughout Europe, grass is the main feed for dairy cattle. This report presents the main results of the first meeting of the European Grassland Federation (EGF) Working Group Grazing in Kiel on 29 August 2010. The theme of the meeting was "Research methodology of grazing". There were three sessions: - setting the scene; - modelling of grazing; and - field measurements.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLelystad
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
Number of pages19
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Publication series

NameReport / Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PublisherWageningen UR Livestock Research
ISSN (Print)1570-8616


  • dairy farming
  • dairy cows
  • grazing
  • animal behaviour
  • grasslands
  • grassland management
  • growth studies
  • europe

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    van den Pol, A., de Vliegher, A., Hennessy, D., Peyraud, J. L., & Pinxterhuis, J. B. (2011). Research methodology of grazing. (Report / Wageningen UR Livestock Research; No. 405). Lelystad: Wageningen UR Livestock Research.