Forest Research: Open Access

Forest Research: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2168-9776


Maurer M

Department of Agriculture, Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX, USA

  • Research   
    Initial Establishment Success of Five Forages in an East Texas Loblolly Pine (Pinus taeda) Silvopasture
    Author(s): Richard M, Farrish KW, Oswald BP*, Williams Hm* and Maurer M

    The establishment at the end of 1 year of five forages was evaluated in a loblolly pine (Pinus taeda L.) silvopasture system. The five forages were: ‘Pensacola” bahiagrass (Paspalum notatum Fluegge), “Texas Tough” bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon L. Pers.), “Alamo” switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.), “San Marcos” Eastern gamagrass (Tripsacum dactyloides L.), and a native mix containing 45% “Texas” little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium Michx Nash), 15% sand lovegrass (Eragrostis trichodes Nutt. L. Alph. Wood), 15% “Blackwell” switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.), 10% “Lometa” indiangrass (Sorgastrum nutans L. Nash), 10% “Haskell” Sideoats grama (Bouteloua curtipendula Michx Torr) and 5% “Ear.. Read More»

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