Table 3. Forage dry matter biomass and crude protein yield and costs for pastures grazed during the early lactation production period.
Costs/acre
Land
Rent
Custom
Work
Baling
Costs
Production Costs
$/ac
Forage Biomass
Yield
lb/ac
Forage
Biomass Costs
$/ton

Crude
Protein
%
Crude Protein Yield
lb/ac
Crude Protein
Costs
$/lb
mid Mar-late Apr
Native Rangeland
(12-m RS)
8.768.76125140.169.211.500.76