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Association between growth characters and suckering ability in populations of lucerne
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1970)
The place of lucerne (Medicago sativa) in New Zealand agriculture and the extent of its contribution to future agricultural production has been the subject of much discussion. Lynch (1967) quotes the Government Statistician ...
Growth and development of lucerne with different fall dormancy ratings
(Lincoln University, 2018)
The main aim of this research was to understand differences in the growth and development of three lucerne genotypes with different fall dormancy (FD) ratings; FD2 (dormant), FD5 (semi-dormant) and FD10 (winter-active). ...
Dry matter production and water use of lucerne and perennial ryegrass under dryland and irrigated conditions
(Lincoln University, 2013)
In dryland regions of New Zealand lucerne is sown as an alternative species to the most common pasture of perennial ryegrass and white clover. This is to maximise dry matter production and water use efficiency. This ...