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- Jablonski, Kevin E.; Meiman, Paul J.
- Rangeland ecology & management 2019 v.72 no.5 pp. 768-772
- poisonous plants, etc ; Delphinium geyeri; alkaloids; best management practices; cattle; death; forage; grazing; grazing management; habitats; herds; lethal dose; poisoning; rangelands; roots; Western United States; Show all 16 Subjects
- ... The many species of larkspur (Delphinium spp. L.) are among the most dangerous poisonous plants on rangelands in the western United States, causing death losses estimated at 2−5% (up to 15%) per year for cattle grazing in larkspur habitat. Other effects, such as altered grazing management practices and consequent lost forage quantity and quality, are significant but poorly understood. Current best ...