Friday, November 28, 2014

Managing Drought Risk on the Ranch

Nebraska Inventory, Planning, and Drought Resources

Land

Major Land Resource Areas Map

Major Land Resource Areas Map (full size)

Climatic Features (temp & precip); Plant Communities including growth curves and production potential; Animal Community – Grazing Interpretations; http://efotg.nrcs.usda.gov/efotg_locator.aspx?map=NE – click on your county, expand Section II, expand Statewide Soil & Site Information, expand Rangeland, Grazed Forestland, Native Pasture Interpretations, click on your MLRA (see map)

Consultants

Cooperative Extension Offices

Nebraska NRCS

Prairie & Montane Enterprises, LLC
Optimizing management of grazed ecosystems based on prioritized natural resource management and livestock production objectives. Resource assessment and management advisory services in Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming and South Dakota.

Land EKG

Ranch Management Consultants Inc.
Offer a range of education and teaching programs.

Consultants are not endorsed by the NDMC or this project.

The National Drought Mitigation Center | 3310 Holdrege Street | P.O. Box 830988 | Lincoln, NE 68583–0988
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