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    Author(s): E.G. Rhoden; A. Woldeghebriel; T. Small
    Date: 1991
    Source: Tuskegee Horizons. 2 (2): 23.
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    Kudzu (Pueraria lobota), a large-leaved, deep-rooted, perennial legume, favors a warm moist climate and has the ability to thrive on almost any soil. During the 1930's, the government gave an $8 per acre incentive to plant kudzu to control soil erosion in the Southeast, and the forage was subsequently used for cattle grazing. But the asset turned to liability.

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    Rhoden, E.G.; Woldeghebriel, A.; Small, T. 1991. Kudzu as a Feed For Angora Goats. Tuskegee Horizons. 2 (2): 23.

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