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Seasonal distribution of nutrients in plants of seven browse species in Louisiana

Author(s):

R.M. Blair
E.A. Epps

Year:

1969

Publication type:

Research Paper (RP)

Primary Station(s):

Southern Research Station

Historical Station(s):

Southern Forest Experiment Station

Source:

Research Paper SO-RP-51. New Orleans, LA: USDA-Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 35 p.

Description

Contents of dry matter, protein, ether extract, crude fiber, nitrogen-free extract, ash, calcium, and phosphorus were determined for 2 years in leaves, twig tips, and twig bases. Species studied were American beautyberry, sweetgum, blackgum, common greenbrier, yellow jessamine, loblolly pine, and common sweetleaf.

Citation

Blair, R.M.; Epps, E.A., Jr. 1969. Seasonal distribution of nutrients in plants of seven browse species in Louisiana. Research Paper SO-RP-51. New Orleans, LA: USDA-Forest Service, Southern Forest Experiment Station. 35 p.

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