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- Rayburn, E. B., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Agronomy journal 1979 v.71 no.6 pp. 959-963
- Festuca arundinacea; Hapludults; application rate; canopy; carbohydrates; chlorophyll; crude protein; grazing; hay; leaves; nutritive value; pastures; regrowth; summer; winter
- ... Tall fescue (Festuca arundinacea shreb.) is used extensively for pasture, hay, and accumulated after midsummer (stockpiled) for winter grazing. The stockpiled canopies are suitable for winter grazing because of high yield, and the erect leaves remain green after several freezes, causing rather high protein contents and feeding values. More information is needed on yield and quality; hence, this in ...