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JOURNAL ISSUE - Vol 33, No 3, September 1999
  • Occupational and regional differences in perceived threats and limitations to the future use of sown tropical pasture plants in Australia - CK McDONALD and RJ CLEMENTS
  • The effect of defoliation interval and height on growth and herbage quality of kikuyu grass Pennisetum clandestinum - WJ FULKERSON, K SLACK and E HAVILAH
  • Effect of cutting management and nitrogen levels on growth, seed yield attributes and seed production of Setaria sphacelata cv. Nandi - GK DWIVEDI, DINESH HUMAR and PS TOMER
  • Morphological and agronomic characterisation of a collection of napier grass Pennisetum purpureum and P. purpureum x P. glaucum - MARK VAN DE WOUW, JEAN HANSON and SAMUEL LEUTHI
  • Agronomic effectivness of unacidulated and partially acidulated Minjingu rockphosphates on Stylosanthes guianensis - I HAQUE, NZ LUPWAYI and H SSALI
  • Research Note: The adaptation and production of some Stylosanthes species in Corrientes, Argentina - EM CIOTTI, CE TOMEI and ME CASTELAN
  • Tillering in a bahia grass Paspalum notatum pasture under cattle grazing: results from the first two years - W PADIKING, and M HIRATA
  • Voluntary intake and digestibility of mulberry Morus alba diets by growing goats - SS OMAR, CM SHAYO and P UDEN
  • Optimal stage of maturity for feeding napier grass Pennisetum purpureum to dairy cows in Kenya - JMK MUIA, S TAMMINGA, PN MBUGUA and JN KARIUKI
  • New herbage plant cultivar - Medicago sativa cv. Sequel HR

JOURNAL ISSUE - Vol 33, No 2, June 1999
  • Pasture grass and legume evaluation on seasonally waterlogged and seasonally dry soils in north-east Thailand - MD HARE, K THUMMASAENG, W SURIYAJANTRA-TONG, K WONGPICHET, M SAENGKHAM, P TATSAPONG, C KAEWKUNYA and P BOONCHARERN
  • Performance of para grass Brachiaria mutica and Ubon paspalum Paspalum atratum on seasonally wet soils in Thailand - MD HARE, P BOONCHARERN, P TATSAPONG, K WONGPICHET, C KAEWKUNYA and K THUMMASAENG
  • Method of seed harvest, closing date and height of closing cut affect seed yield and seed yield components in Paspalum atraum in Thailand - MD HARE, K WONGPICHET, P TATSAPONG, S NARKSOMBAT and M SAENGKHUM
  • Identifying Chamaecrista rotundifolia accessions and Centrosema species for bridging seasonal feed gaps in smallholder mixed farms in the West African derived savanna - A LARBI, IO ADEKUNLE, A AWOJIDE and J AKINLADE
  • Pasture degradation and restoration by legumes in humid tropical Costa Rica - BAM BOUMAN, A NIEUWENHUYSE and M IBRAHIM
  • Effect of cattle and sheep grazing on the structure of Highland Sourveld swards in South Africa - CD MORRIS, JF DERRY and MB HARDY
  • Effect of leachates from swards of Bothriochloa pertusa and Urochloa mosambicensis on the growth of four test species, B. pertusa, U. mosambicensis, Stylosanthes hamata cv. Verano and S. scabra cv. Seca and an assessment of the endophyte status of the grasses - FD HU and RJ JONES
  • New herbage plant cultivar - Medicago sativa cv. Hallmark

JOURNAL ISSUE - Vol 33, No 1, March 1999
  • Harry Stobbs Memorial Lecture , 1997
  • Rethinking high imput systems of livestock production: a case study of nitrogen emissions in Dutch dariry farming - JB SCHIERE and H VAN KEULEN
  • Levels of seed in faeces of cattle grazing speargrass(Heteropogon contortus) pastures oversown with legumes in southern subcoastal Queensland - RM JONES and GA BUNCH
  • Effects of residual dormancy on the germinable soil seed banks of tropical pastures - DM ORR
  • Geographic distribution of Macroptilium species in Argentina - SM PEREZ, MC CAMARDELLI, F JUAREZ, AR BIANCHI and R NEUMANN
  • Agronomic evaluation of 10 cultivated grasses in semi-arid Mozambique - JP MUIR and L ABRAO
  • Productivity of 12 Stylosanthes in semi-arid Mozambique - JP MUIR and L ABRAO
  • The effect of maturity on the composition of hay and silage made from Columbus grass Sorghum almum - MUH S KALLAH, IR MUHAMMAD, M BABA and R LAWAL
  • Research note: Effect of drying methods on the chemical composition of hay made from two desert grasses - PC MALL, RAKESH PANCHOLY, BRU K MATHUR and PC PANDE
  • Awards of the Tropical Grassland Society of Australia Inc.
  • Book reviews
    Forage Seed production Volume 1: Temperate species
    Farmers' success with tropical grasses: Crop-pasture rotations in mixed
    farming in East Africa
  • Tropical Grasslands - Notes for Contributors

JOURNAL ISSUE - Vol 32, No 4, December 1998
  • Influence of planting four tree species on the yield and soil water status of green panic pasture in subhumid south-east Queensland - JR WILSON
  • Adoption of planted forages by smallholder dairy farmers in coastal lowland Kenya - JG MUREITHI, MN NJUNIE, RW MUINGA, R ALI, W THORPE and CD MWATATE
  • Effect of date of closing cut on seed yield and its components of Andropogon gayanus cv. Kent - NR GOBIUS, C PHAIKAEW, P PHOLSEN, O RODCHOMPOO and W SUSENA
  • Drought resistance by six Senegalese local strains of Andropogon gayanus var. bisquamulatus through osmoregulation - P GEERTS, A BULDGEN, T DIALLO and A DIENG
  • Sward evaluation of eleven Stylosanthes seabrana accessions and S. scabra cv. Seca at five subtropical sites - LA EDYE, TJ HALL, RL CLEM, TWG GRAHAM, WB MESSER and RH REBGETZ
  • Evaluation of perennial peanuts Arachis spp. as forage on the New South Wales north coast - AW BOWMAN, GPM WILSON and BJ GOGEL
  • Control of currant bush Carissa ovata in developed brigalow Acacia harpophylla country - PV BACK
  • utilising temperate and tropical pastures and compensatory growth during winter to maximise growth in cattle - RG WARREN, DP POPPI, JW HALES and SR McLENNAN
  • The effect of rumen fluid storage time on digestive capacity with five forage/ browse samples - RJ JONES, MA STOLTZ, JHF MEYER and FM BECHAZ

JOURNAL ISSUE - Vol 32, No 3, September 1998

  • Persistence and productivity of eight accessions of Desmanthus virgatus under a range of grazing pressures in subtropical Queensland - RM JONES and NJ BRANDON
  • Ecological and agronomic studies on Chamaecrista rotundifolia cv. Wynn related to modelling of persistence - RM JONES, GA BUNCH and CK McDONALD
  • Stockpiling herbaceous tropical legumes for dry season feed in Jamaica - IF ANDRADE, IG ATKINSON, LE SOLLENBERGER, GJ RUEGSEGGER, P MISLEVY and RS KALMBACHER
  • Seed production and germination in vetiver grass Vetiveria zizanioides - SS PARIHAR, B MAL, V SHANKAR and A KAK
  • Influence of pasture condition on plant selection patterns by cattle: its implications for vegetation change in a monsoon tallgrass rangeland - AJ ASH and JP CORFIELD
  • The perfomance of Boer goats browsing Leucaena leucocephala in KwaZulu- Natal, South Africa - CD MORRIS and LP DU TOIT
  • Recovery of seed of four African browse shrubs ingested by cattle, sheep and goats and the effect of ingestion, hot water and acid treatment on the viability of the seeds - CM SHAYO and P UDEN
  • Yield and nutritive value of vetch Vicia sativa - barley Hordeum vulgare forage under different harvesting regimes - MR AL-MASRI
    Gaseous Nitrogen Emissions from Grasslands
    Carbon and Nutrient Dynamics in Natural and Agricultural Ecosystems
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