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Rangeland Management Series: Using Stage of Maturity to Predict the Quality of Annual Range Forage
- Author(s): George, Melvin R
- Bell, Marya E
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.3733/ucanr.8019
Livestock on California's foothill rangelands get much of their nutrition from rangeland forage. By observing the maturation rate of forage plants, you can predict their nutritional content at maturity and anticipate the need to provide supplemental feed