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Title Grassland ecophysiology and grazing ecology / edited by G. Lemaire [and others]
Published Oxford [England] ; New York, NY : CABI Pub., [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 422 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Contributors; Preface; 1 Sustainability of Grazing Systems: Goals, Concepts and Methods; 2 Effects of Nitrogen and Water Supply on N and C Fluxes and Partitioning in Defoliated Swards; 3 An Integrated View of C and N Uses in Leaf Growth Zones of Defoliated Grasses; 4 Effects of Grazing on the Roots and Rhizosphere of Grasses; 5 Reserve Formation and Recycling of Carbon and Nitrogen during Regrowth of Defoliated Plants; 6 Shoot Morphological Plasticity of Grasses: Leaf Growth vs. Tillering; 7 Tiller Dynamics of Grazed Swards
Summary This text presents edited key papers from the International Symposium on Grassland Ecophyisiology and Grazing Ecology held in Curitiba, Brazil in August 1999. It considers how plants within grasslands respond to and are adapted to grazing animals
Notes Edited and revised versions of papers presented at an international conference held in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil, Aug. 24-26, 1999
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Grasses -- Ecophysiology -- Congresses.
Grasses -- Ecophysiology -- South America -- Congresses.
Range ecology -- Congresses.
Range ecology -- South America -- Congresses.
Range management -- Congresses.
Range management -- South America -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Lemaire, Gilles, 1945-
ISBN 0851999409 (electronic bk.)
9780851999401 (electronic bk.)