Table 33. Projection of returns for production from 5,000 acres 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
# Cows
#
100
183
209
317
428
Acres/12-month
ac
5,000
5,000
5,000
5,000
5,000
Total Feed Costs
$
47,076
60,300
51,445
69,784
73,188
Calf Weight Value @ $0.70/lb
$
37,268
68,969
78,799
118,970
180,843
Net Return
$
-9,808
8,669
27,354
49,186
107,655