Researchers from Göttingen, Heidelberg and Zurich studied how cattle breed affects plant composition
Angus, or Highland Cattle: not all cows are the same when it comes to a preference for different herbaceous, grass and shrub species. Research carried out the Universities of Heidelberg and Göttingen in collaboration with the Swiss institute of Agroscope shows that cattle breed influences the botanical composition of pasture. The results were recently published in the journal Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment.
It is well known that by…