Tropical Grasslands Volume 6 — 1972

Aspects of change on some North Coast dairy farms—J.V. Lovett
1–10
The effects of inoculation and nitrogen application on seedling growth and nodulation of Glycine wightii and Phaseolus atropurpureum in the field—P.C. Whiteman
11–16
Germination requirements and dormancy effects in seed of Urochloa mosambicensis—R.L. Harty
17–24
The response of a pangola grass pasture near Darwin to the wet season application of nitrogen—Kay Hendy
25–32
The effects of the interactions between seed inoculation, pelleting and fertilizer on growth and nodulation of desmodium and glycine on two soils in S.E. Queensland—A. Diatloff and P.E. Luck
33–38
Regeneration of a degraded buffel grass–Lucerne pasture—K.G. Rickert
39–44
Winter and summer growth of pasture species in a high rainfall are of south-eastern Queensland—M.C. Rees
45–54
Chemical control of Eupatorium adenophorum, Crofton weed—B.A. Auld
55–60
Available phosphorus levels in some soils of the eastern Darling Downs—R.M. Jones, R. Reeve and C.H. Thompson
61–63

Proceedings:

Notes and exhibits meeting held at the Cunningham Laboratory, St. Lucia, Brisbane on June 30, 1971.

Suitability of tropical pastures for milk production—T.H. Stobbs,

Measurement of grazing time of beef cattle—R.J. Jones, 69.

Recognizing a nodulation problem—A. Diatloff, 70.

Problems of seed production of Narok setaria—G.L. Simpson, 72

Pitfalls in applying chemicals to control eucalypts—J. A. Robertson, 73.

67-75
In search of cheaper pastures—P.E. Luck
77–84
Methods of oversowing lucerne and medic into native pasture on non-arable soils in the Eastern Darling Downs of Queensland—R.M. Jones
85–90
The Cedara Contraseeder—E. P. Theron, J.C. Krog and I.S. Grove
91–96
White clover (Trifolium repens) in sub-tropical Australia – a review—H. Ostrowski
97–106
Automatic measurement of the jaw movements of dairy cows during grazing and rumination—T.H. Stobbs and L.J. Cowper
107–112
Seed losses with different methods of harvesting Panicum coloratum—R. Roe
113–118
Persistence and productivity of pasture species at three localities in sub-coastal south-east Queensland—R.M. Jones and M.C. Rees
119–134
The effect of topdressed superphosphate on the yield and botanical composition of a Stylosanthes guyanensis pasture—R. C. Bruce
135–140
Thinning Eucalyptus populnea woodlands by injecting trees with chemicals—J. A. Robertson and R.M. Moore
141–150

Field Meeting held in the Clarence Region of New South Wales on 2nd and 3rd April 1971

Introduction to the Clarence beef country—A.D. O’Brien,

Low cost pasture improvements in the Mallanganee district—D.B. Trebeck, 156.

153-157

Leguminous plants in tropical pastures—D.O. Norris

159–170
Laboratory ensilage of Sorghum almum cv. Crooble—V.R. Catchpoole
171–176
Budgetary comparisons between Pangola grass/legume pasture and nitrogen fertilized Pangola pasture for beef production in southern Wallum—T.E. Michell, W.W. Bryan, and T.R. Evans
177–190
The contribution of plant introduction tp pasture development in the wet tropics of Queensland—W.A.T. Harding
191–200
The soluble oxalate content of some tropical pasture grasses grown in south-east Queensland—R.J. Jones and C.W. Ford
201–204
Plant nutrient status of a prairie soil under scrub and forest vegetation in south-eastern Queensland—M.C. Rees
205–212
Botanical source areas of wild herbage legumes in India—R.K. Arora and K.P.S. Chandel
213–222
Pasture establishment in upland rice crops at Na Phang, central Laos—H.M. Shelton and L.R. Humphreys
223–228

Comparative response of some tropical grasses to fertilizer nitrogen in Sarawak, E. Malaysia—T.T. Ng

229-236

Field meeting held in the Brisbane Valley, 14 April 1972

Introduction—I. Sillar,

Land systems, land capability and land use—S. McF. James, 239.

More efficient use of native pastures by agronomic methods—J.C. Tothill, 240.

More efficient use of native pastures by agronomic methods—J.R. Peart, 242.

The role of native pastures oversown with an introduced legume—L. ‘t Mannetje, 244.

Methods of establishment of legumes into native pastures—K.F. Lowe, 246.

Development of limited areas of improved pastures

  methods of establishing  improved pastures—G.F. Filet, 249.

  the role of such pastures—M.A. Burns, 250.

239-253

Field meeting held by the Central Queensland Section, June 9, 1972

Fertiliser- a must for Tropical Pastures

254-256

Night meeting held July, 1972

Quality of natural tropical grasslands—P.J. Skerman,

Efficient utilization of pastures for beef production—B.A. Woolcock, 258.

The effect of some management practices on pasture production—L. ‘t Mannetje, 260.

257-263