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2020 Annual Report

Complete report  pdf 17 MB

2020 - Front Cover
Photo by Rick Bohn



Summary of the Year  pdf 2.2 MB

Weather for the 2019-2020 Crop Year  pdf 834 KB

CGREC Staff, Advisory Board and Contact Information  pdf 954 KB



Range - Patch-burn and Rotational Grazing

Breeding Bird Community Composition in Patch-burn and Modified Twice-over Rotational Grazing Systems  pdf 1.4 MB

Cameron Duquette and Torre Hovick


Avian Nest Survival in a Patch-burn Grazing System  pdf 1.5 MB

Cameron Duquette and Torre Hovick


Cumulative Growth of Forage Production in a Patch-burn Grazing System  pdf 1.1 MB

Erin Gaugler and Kevin Sedivec


Small Mammal Community Responses to Fire and Grazing in the Northern Mixed-grass Prairie  pdf 2.0 MB

Michael Hamel and Ryan Limb


Plant Community Dynamics Under Multiple Land Management Strategies  pdf 1.6 MB

Michael Hamel, Ryan Limb, Erin Gaugler and Kevin Sedivec


Thatch Removal: A New Method for Managing Kentucky Bluegrass in the Northern Great Plains  pdf 1.2 MB

Hayley Hilfer and Ryan Limb


Quantifying the Role of Shelterbelts as Early-season Resources for Honey Production and Hive Growth of Managed Honeybees  pdf 968 KB

Hailey Keen, Benjamin Geaumont and Torre Hovick


Impacts of Patch-burn, Rotational and Continuous Grazing on Livestock Performance and Conception Rates on Kentucky Bluegrass-invaded Mixed-grass Prairie  pdf 1.4 MB

Kevin Sedivec, Michael Hamel, Erin Gaugler, Timothy Long, Devan McGranahan, Ryan Limb and Torre Hovick


How Does a Grazing System Work? Above-ground Cumulative Production and Growth Efficiency with a Modified Twice-over Rest-rotation Treatment  pdf 1.6 MB

Kevin Sedivec, Erin Gaugler, Michael Hamel, Ryan Limb, Devan McGranahan and Torre Hovick       


Mineral Content of Forage With Patch-burn Grazing  pdf 920 KB

Megan Wanchuk, Devan McGranahan and Kevin Sedivec


Animal Science

Beef Cow-calf Performance on Bale-grazed Grass Hay Supplemented with Alfalfa Hay, a Liquid Supplement or Corn Dried Distillers Grains with Solubles (DDGS)  pdf 1.2 MB

Michael Undi, Kevin Sedivec and Stephanie Becker


Performance of Beef Cattle Housed in a Dry Lot or on Bale-grazed Pasture in Winter  pdf 1.2 MB

Michael Undi, Kevin Sedivec and Stephanie Becker


Effect of Rate of Gain During Early Gestation on Colostrum and Milk Composition in Beef Heifers  pdf 1.5 MB

Friederike Baumgaertner, Ana Clara B. Menezes, Wellison J.S. Diniz, Kevin K. Sedivec, James D. Kirsch, Sarah R. Underdahl, Sheri T. Dorsam, Alison K. Ward, Kacie L. McCarthy, Joel S. Caton and Carl R. Dahlen


Vitamin and Mineral Supplementation and Rate of Gain in Beef Heifers: Effects of Concentration of Trace Minerals in Maternal and Fetal Liver at Day 83 of Gestation  pdf 1.0 MB

Ana Clara B. Menezes, Kacie L. McCarthy, Cierrah J. Kassetas, Friederike Baumgaertner, James D. Kirsch, Sheri Dorsam, Tammi L. Neville, Alison K. Ward, Pawel P. Borowicz, Lawrence P. Reynolds, Kevin K. Sedivec, J. Chris Forcherio, Ronald Scott, Joel S. Caton and Carl R. Dahlen


Forages and Cover Crops

Forage Production, Quality and Cost Comparison for Selected Varieties of Forage Oats, Forage Barley, Forage Wheat, and Spring Triticale  pdf 1.2 MB

Scott Alm, Kevin Sedivec, Michael Undi and Mike Ostlie


Forage Production and Quality for Selected Varieties of Corn Silage  pdf 1.1 MB

Scott Alm, Justin Leier, Michael Undi and Kevin Sedivec


Forage Production, Livestock Performance, Soil Nutrients and Cost Comparison for Cover Crops Using a Livestock/Cropping Integrated System  pdf 1.0 MB

Dylan Bartels, Kevin Sedivec, Scott Alm, Michael Undi, Erin Gaugler and Justin Leier


Grazing Management Practices to Enhance Soil Health in the Northern Great Plains  pdf 1.3 MB

Erin Gaugler, Miranda Meehan and Kevin Sedivec


Biomass Yield and Quality of Annual Forage Mixtures Compared With Sorghum Monocrops  pdf 1.1 MB

Kenneth Mozea and Marisol Berti


Forage Production and Quality, Livestock Performance and Cost Comparison for Winter Cereal Forages  pdf 1.13 MB

Kevin Sedivec, Scott Alm, Michael Undi and Justin Leier

2020 -- Back Cover 

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