FertiIized pastures: Legumes and perennial grasses respond to split-fertilization in range tests
AuthorsR. M. Love
Alfred H. Murphy
Authors AffiliationsR. M. Love is Professor of Agronomy, University of California, Davis; Alfred H. Murphy is Superintendent of the Hopland Field Station, University of California, Hopland.
Hilgardia 9(7):3-3. DOI:10.3733/ca.v009n07p3. July 1955.
Forage production on improved dry-land pastures fertilized with nitrogen and phosphorus was increased tenfold over untreated pasture during the mid-winter period of feed shortage, in a recent study with sheep at the Hopland Field Station.
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