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Author: Candelario Mondragón-Jacobo
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: forage, spp, opuntia, cactus
Number of Pages: 164
Published: 2001
ISBN-10: 9251047057
ISBN-13: 9789251047057

Opuntias are multipurpose plants that are increasingly being used in agricultural systems in arid and semi-arid areas and are considered a key component for the productivity and sustainability of these regions. This publication, initially printed in Santiago for field purposes, presents current scientific and practical information on the use of the cactus Opuntia as forage for livestock in various countries, Owing to its high water-use efficiency, it is particularly useful as forage in times of drought and in areas where few other crops can grow. It is estimated that worldwide 900 000 ha of Op

Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: crops, bibliography, jan, forage, fiber, expression, oilseed, gene
Number of Pages: 86
ISBN-10: 0788120050
ISBN-13: 9780788120053

175 annotated citations on gene expressions in oilseed, fiber, & forage crops (soybeans, canola, cotton, rape, sunflowers, crambe, peanuts, safflowers, alfalfa, clover, lupines, bromegrass, etc.). Author & subject indexes.

Author: International Libestock Centre for Africa. Herbage
Publisher: ILRI (aka ILCA and ILRAD)
Keywords: production, seed, forage
Number of Pages: 71
Published: 1994
ISBN-10: 9290532939
ISBN-13: 9789290532934

Field multiplication; Performance objectives; Introduction to seed production; Seed production systems; Site selection; Matching the forage to the site; The forage plant; Crop establishment; Crop management; Seed harvesting; Feedback exercises; Post-harvest seed conditioning; Performance objectives; Introduction to post-harvest seed conditioning; threshing and winnowing; Seed drying; Seed cleaning; Seed packaging; Seed storage; Seed quality control concepts; Performance objectives; Introduction to evaluation of seed quality; Components of seed quality; Seed quality assurance; Methods for seed

Author: Peter Campbell Kerridge
Publisher: CIAT
Keywords: arachis, forage, agronomy, biology
Number of Pages: 220
Published: 1994
ISBN-10: 9589183964
ISBN-13: 9789589183960

Author: O Paladines
Publisher: CIAT
Keywords: evaluation, methodologies, grazing, plot, germplasm, small, forage
Number of Pages: 260
Published: 1993-12-01
ISBN-10: 9589183425
ISBN-13: 9789589183427

Author: National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: crop, tropics, tree, forage, promising, leucaena
Number of Pages: 132
Published: 1977
eBookDB-ID: NAP:14319

Author: Tefera T.
Publisher: ILRI (aka ILCA and ILRAD)
Keywords: systems, innovation, perspective, ethiopia, commercializing, forage, dairy
Number of Pages: 59
Published: 2010
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