Goat Pastures Cowpeas

Goat pasture

Cowpeas (Vigna unguiculata)

Cowpeas grow very well during hot weather and can be grazed repeatedly if a variety that does not produce all its seeds at once is used. Management is similar to that of soybeans.

Luginbuhl, J-M. 2006. Pastures for Meat Goats. In: Meat Goat Production Handbook, ed. T.A. Gipson, R.C. Merkel, K. Williams, and T. Sahlu, Langston University, ISBN 1-880667-04-5.