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Alternative Winter Feeding Strategies for Beef Cattle Management

(NM1726, Revised Apr. 2019)

The focus of this publication is to highlight alternative practices for consideration as an alternative to winter animal confinement in a feedlot. Advantages and disadvantages are highlighted based on available research.

Lead Author
Lead Author:
Mary Keena, Livestock Environmental Management Specialist, Carrington Research Extension Center
Other Authors

Chris Augustin, Soil Health Specialist, North Central Research Extension Center; Karl Rockeman, Director Division of Water Quality, North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality

Available in print