Grass and Forage Science

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Edited By: Hugh Dove and Alan Hopkins

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 19/81 (Agronomy)

Online ISSN: 1365-2494


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  1. Original Articles

    1. Fructan, sucrose and related enzyme activities are preserved in timothy (Phleum pratense L.) during wilting

      M. Ould-Ahmed, M.-L. Decau, A. Morvan-Bertrand, M. -P. Prud'homme, C. Lafrenière and P. Drouin

      Article first published online: 25 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12209

    2. Drivers of Setaria pumila (Poir.) Roem. et Schult growth and impact on forage quality in lowland Switzerland meadows

      S. Orlandi, E. Nucera, E. Mosimann, G. D'Adda, D. Garzoli, M. Bertossa, M. Lonati and G. Lombardi

      Article first published online: 9 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12200

    3. Salt tolerance variability among stress-selected Panicum coloratum cv. Klein plants

      G. Pittaro, L. Cáceres, C. Bruno, A. Tomás, D. Bustos, M. Monteoliva, L. Ortega and E. Taleisnik

      Article first published online: 4 NOV 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12206

  2. Review Articles

  3. Original Articles

  4. Review Papers

    1. Nutritive value of desert wormwood (Artemisia desertorum Spreng.) silage in mixture with high-moisture maize straw

      Y. L. Xue, G. M. Yin, H. P. Zhao, C. S. Bai, J. J. Sun, Z. Yu and Q. Z. Sun

      Article first published online: 12 OCT 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12202

  5. Original Articles

    1. Variation in root traits associated with nutrient foraging among temperate pasture legumes and grasses

      Z. Yang, R. A. Culvenor, R. E. Haling, A. Stefanski, M. H. Ryan, G. A. Sandral, D. R. Kidd, H. Lambers and R. J. Simpson

      Article first published online: 30 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12199

    2. Mycotoxins in farm silages – a 2-year Irish national survey

      C. McElhinney, M. Danaher, C. T. Elliott and P. O'Kiely

      Article first published online: 8 SEP 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12191

  6. Review Papers

    1. Potential of Cistus ladanifer L. (rockrose) in small ruminant diets – effect of season and plant age on chemical composition, in vitro digestibility and antioxidant activity

      O. Guerreiro, M. T. P. Dentinho, O. C. Moreira, A. R. Guerra, P. A. B. Ramos, R. J. B. Bessa, M. F. Duarte and E. Jerónimo

      Article first published online: 6 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12188

  7. Original Articles

    1. Relationships between botanical composition, yield and forage quality of permanent grasslands over the first growth cycle

      D. Andueza, A. M. Rodrigues, F. Picard, N. Rossignol, R. Baumont, U. Cecato and A. Farruggia

      Article first published online: 6 AUG 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12189

  8. Research Notes

    1. The effect of early spring grazing and dairy cow grazing intensity on particulate phosphorus losses in surface run-off

      D. A. McConnell, D. G. Doody, C. T. Elliott, D.I. Matthews and C. P. Ferris

      Article first published online: 19 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12183

  9. Original Articles

    1. Sodium fluorescein as an internal tracer on the location of bovine urine patches in pastures

      M. R. Gusmão, T. C. Alves, A. P. Lemes, G. M. Bettiol, A. de F. Pedroso, W. Barioni Junior, P. P. A. Oliveira and C. R. Grego

      Article first published online: 19 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12182

  10. Review Papers

    1. Simulating tropical forage growth and biomass accumulation: an overview of model development and application

      A. S. Andrade, P. M. Santos, J. R. M. Pezzopane, L. C. de Araujo, B. C. Pedreira, C. G. S. Pedreira, F. R. Marin and M. A. S. Lara

      Article first published online: 9 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12177

  11. Original Articles

    1. Wide variation in nitrification activity in soil associated with different forage plant cultivars and genotypes

      S. Bowatte, P. C. D. Newton, C. J. Hoogendoorn, D. E. Hume, A. V. Stewart, S. C. Brock and P. W. Theobald

      Article first published online: 1 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12175

    2. Forage yield and chemical composition of canola (Brassica napus L.) as affected by sowing methods

      D. G. Reta-Sánchez, J. S. Serrato-Corona, H. M. Quiroga-Garza, A. Gaytán-Mascorro and U. Figueroa-Viramontes

      Article first published online: 1 JUN 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12174

    3. Differential growth response of Rytidosperma species (wallaby grass) to phosphorus application and its implications for grassland management

      H. A. Waddell, R. J. Simpson, B. Henderson, M. H. Ryan, H. Lambers, D. L. Garden and A. E. Richardson

      Article first published online: 29 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12170

    4. A comparison of conventional and automatic milking system pasture utilization and pre- and post-grazing pasture mass

      C. E. F. Clark, S. R. Farina, S. C. Garcia, M. R. Islam, K. L. Kerrisk and W. J. Fulkerson

      Article first published online: 29 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12171

    5. Influence of cultivar and cutting date on the fatty acid composition of forage crops for grazing beef production in Argentina

      P. T. Garcia, A. Pordomingo, C. D. Perez, M. D. Rios, A. M. Sancho, G. Volpi Lagreca and J. J. Casal

      Article first published online: 29 MAR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12167

  12. Review Articles

    1. Meta-analysis of grass ley response to phosphorus fertilization in Finland

      E. Valkama, P. Virkajärvi, R. Uusitalo, K. Ylivainio and E. Turtola

      Article first published online: 25 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12156

  13. Original Articles

    1. Determination of silage face surface area on commercial California dairy farms

      D. M. Meyer, P. H. Robinson, P. L. Price and J. M. Heguy

      Article first published online: 13 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12160

    2. Analysis of flowering dynamics heritability in the perennial warm-season grass Paspalum dilatatum

      P. González Barrios, P. Speranza, N. Glison, M. Piccardi, M. Balzarini and L. Gutiérrez

      Article first published online: 9 FEB 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12159


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