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High sugar ryegrasses for livestock systems in New Zealand
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 2007)
There has been mounting interest over the proposed production and environmental benefits from using perennial ryegrass cultivars bred to have higher water soluble carbohydrate content (high sugar grasses). Here, we objectively ...
Pasture production and botanical composition of high sugar and control ryegrasses with or without endophyte under irrigation in Canterbury
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 2009)
High sugar grasses and novel endophytes are two new technologies promoted for pastoral farmers. While assessing their value for pastoral farming it is important to consider the interactive effects of these technologies on ...
Argentine stem weevil damage to high sugar ryegrass infected with AR1 under field conditions
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 2008)
Previous laboratory based studies indicate that, compared to standard cultivars, high sugar grasses (HSG) can have lower endophyte and peramine concentrations and suggest that N fertilisation may result in further reductions in ...