Sufficient, good quality pasture is fundamental to sustainable pasture-based dairy farming, hence the importance of optimal grazing management.
Dairy cows on pastures are green ranching free grazing cows. These are happy cows, because they have the freedom to move about and enjoy green grass to eat. The farmer takes really good care of them and make sure they are comfortable and healthy. Read more about what the farmer does to ensure the good life that these animals are living.
On pasture-based farms, the roughage grown on pastures is the predominant feed source. It is therefore most beneficial to grow and utilise these pastures effectively.