TITLE

RESEARCH IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Hay & Forage Grower (Penton Media, Inc.);May2012, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs on topics related to hay and forage growing and researches in the U.S. Research from forage specialist Chris Teutsch of Virginia Tech found that growing of forage sorghum with silage corn could help reduce low silage yields. Researchers from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana have confirmed that soybean plants could fill empty spaces. Moreover, Neal Martin has received the John S. Shenk Memorial Award.
ACCESSION #
76099515

 

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