Nebraska Fall Grazing School Registration
published: Tuesday, July 25, 2023
Grazing School registration is open! Click here to register. You have the option to pay online with a card, or pay at registration.
$99 per seat, fee includes all course instruction and materials, and meals.
Join the Nebraska Grazing Lands Coalition, and Jim Gerrish, Grazing Expert, Consultant & Speaker.
Jim Gerrish, is an independent grazing lands consultant providing services to farmers and ranchers on both private and public lands across five continents. He currently resides in the Pahsimeroi Valley of Idaho.
Early Years: He received a BS in Agronomy from the University of Illinois and MS in Crop Ecology from University of Kentucky.
From there he went on to serve 22 years of beef-forage systems research and outreach while on the faculty of the University of Missouri. The University of Missouri-Forage Systems Research Center rose to national prominence as a result of his research leadership. His research encompassed many aspects of plant-soil-animal interactions and provided foundation for many of the basic principles of Management-intensive Grazing.
He has written a regular monthly column in The Stockman Grass-Farmer magazine for over 20 years. He has authored two books on grazing and ranch management. Management-intensive Grazing: The Grassroots of Grass Farming was published in 2004 and Kick the Hay Habit: A practical guide to year-around grazing was published in 2010. He also has done a major revision of Allan Nation’s ‘Quality Pasture’ with the new 2nd edition published in 2019.