Research into the management of prickly pear cactus and its ecology is described in a new bulletin from the University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension Service. “Prickly pear cactus, ecology and management,” MP-111.11, examines control methods and effects of spray treatment vs. mechanical means. Also examined is the foraging efficiency of cattle, determined by average bites per step. It's available for download.
Region II: Greenview Farms, Screven, GA.