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- Melak, Yaregal; Angassa, Ayana; Abebe, Aster
- Ecological processes 2019 v.8 no.1 pp. 12
- perennials, etc ; Cynodon dactylon; Digitaria; Sporobolus indicus var. pyramidalis; acid detergent fiber; acid insoluble lignin; analysis of variance; animals; biodiversity; biomass production; crude protein; data collection; dry matter accumulation; ecosystems; grasses; grasslands; grazing intensity; grazing lands; herbaceous plants; livestock production; neutral detergent fiber; nutrient content; palatability; phytomass; savannas; seedlings; soil compaction; soil erosion; soil quality; trampling damage; Ethiopia; Show all 31 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: Savanna grasslands are globally important ecosystems consisting of one of the most extensive grazing lands with unique biodiversity. The objectives of the study were to assess the effect of grazing intensity on grassland ecosystem condition, herbaceous plant biomass production, and nutritional content of selected grass species. METHODS: The study was conducted at Chagni Ranch, Northwes ...