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Effect of pasture species on internal parasites of lambs
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 1996)
Increasing resistance of gastro-intestinal nematode parasites to anthelmintics and consumer resistance to the possibility of residues in animal products have prompted research on the effect of pasture species on nematodes ...
Autumn yield of caucasian and white clover pastures under irrigated and drought conditions
(Lincoln University, 1998)
The autumn performance of Caucasian clover, white clover and five grass species: perennial ryegrass, cocksfoot, phalaris, tall fescue and grazing brome were examined at Lincoln University during autumn 1998, after a summer ...
The influence of mineral nutrition of pasture grasses on the grazing preference by sheep
(Lincoln University, 1993)
This investigation on grazing preference of sheep used two experimental methods; rate of intake by penned sheep and field grazing observations. Ewe hoggets were fed fresh cut leaf to examine the rate of intake of six ...
Spatial aspects of bumble bee (Bombus spp. Apidae) foraging in farm landscapes
(Lincoln University, 1997)
Bumble bees (Bombus spp.: Apidae) are valuable pollinators of many crop and wildflower species. However, in some situations their potential is limited. Evaluation of, and management to improve bumble bee efficacy should ...
Winter, spring, and summer harvest management effects on the cut yield of dry matter and protein in irrigated Wairau lucerne
(Lincoln University, 1991)
A single season trial was carried out at Lincoln University, Canterbury, New Zealand, on a Wakanui silt loam, with cv "Wairau" lucerne under irrigation. Three management practices were examined in their various combinations: ...