(1) Pasture (also grassland or paddock) is used in contrast to meadow for primarily grazing, which may include grassland (“grass pasture”), but also includes nongrassland habitats such as heathland, moorland and wood pasture. Pasture growth can consist of grasses, legumes, other forbs, shrubs or a mixture.
(2) Usually fenced, man-made grassland used for grazing. The opposite is a natural pasture without seeding, mowing or fertilizing.
Source: (1) Online encyclopaedia “Wikipedia” (2) EVERT 2004: p. 726.
Database entries for Pasture
A very important argument for creating a culinary tourism related to the milk products making in Slovakia is truly a long tradition which extends to the prehistoric times. It is indirectly proven by the archaeological findings of sheep bones and ceramics for straining coagulated milk discovered in the Domica cave which date back to 2,000 years BC (Matlovičová, Pompura, 2013).