Texas Tech University

Grazing’s role in grassland ecosystems

Progressive Forage

September 2, 2016

Progressive Forage - Our creator designed this world to operate through interwoven functions of biological components, which collectively form an ecosystem. Ecosystems function more efficiently when organism populations remain in balance with each other.

Dr. David Weindorf, with Texas Tech University, discussed soils and their contributions to the environment at a recent Sustainable Rangeland Symposium in Lubbock, Texas. He stated that through photosynthesis, plants convert carbon from carbon dioxide (CO2) into organic matter in the form of roots, stems and leaves.

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