Table 30. Pasture-forage feed costs per production period and supplement costs by 12-month management strategy.
12-M
Repeated
Seasonal
6.0-M
Seasonlong
4.5-M
Seasonlong
4.0-M
Deferred
4.5-M
Twice-over
Rotation
Dry Gestation$
37.44
13.12
13.12
14.20
5.12
Third Trimester$
130.50
46.80
46.80
46.80
18.90
Early Lactation$
85.05
45.00
33.75
33.75
13.50
Spring Lactation$
41.85
18.40
16.47
36.44
15.95
Summer Lactation$
98.64
158.55
111.25
58.26
78.84
Early$
18.40
Fall Lactation$
35.39
13.26
19.53
12.00
Late

$
21.90
Total Forage Cost$
433.78
317.26
234.65
208.98
144.31
Supplement Cost$
36.98
12.25
11.50
11.16
26.69
Total Feed Cost$
470.76
329.51
246.15
220.14
171.00