1. Lucerne for the 1980s


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A.

Lucerne foreword

T.P. Palmer pp. iii

B.

Lucerne preface

R.B. Wynn-Williams pp. iv

I. Introduction

1.

Lucerne in the 70s

M.W. Dunbier, R.B. Wynn-Williams and P.A. Burnett pp. 3-7

II. Culture

2.

Lucerne establishment - conventional

R.B. Wynn-Williams pp. 11-19

3.

Lucerne establishment - oversowing and overdrilling

D.J. Musgrave pp. 21-31

4.

Weeds in lucerne, why are they there, what harm do they do

T.P. Palmer pp. 33-35

5.

Control of weeds in lucerne

J.H.B. Butler pp. 37-41

6.

Cost savings in lucerne production

T.P. Palmer and R.B. Wynn-Williams pp. 43-45

III. Pathogens

7.

Insect pests of lucerne in New Zealand

W.M. Kain and T.E.T. Trought pp. 49-59

8.

Lucerne diseases in New Zealand and their control

R.C. Close, I.C. Harvey and F.R. Sanderson pp. 61-69

IV. Utilisation

9.

Nutrition of ruminants grazing lucerne

K.T. Jagusch pp. 73-78

10.

Winter management of lucerne

B.M. Smallfield pp. 79-83

11.

Lucerne grazing management research

C.G. Janson pp. 85-90

12.

Grazing management in practice - North Island dairying

M.J. Mace pp. 91-96

13.

Grazing management in practice - Otago

E.A. Talbot pp. 97-99

14.

Grazing management in practice - Canterbury

T.J. Wall pp. 101-103

15.

There and back with lucerne- a farmer's view

J. Lewthwaite pp. 105-106

16.

Lucerne for grazing - a farmer's view

M. Brosnan pp. 107-109

17.

Lucerne grazing management for the 80s

J .G.H. White pp. 111-114

V. Cultivars

18.

Cultivar development

M.W. Dunbier and H.S. Easton pp. 117-120

19.

Longer stand life with new cultivars

M.W. Dunbier and H.S. Easton pp. 121-126

VI. Summary

20.

Lucerne for the 80s - Conclusions from the symposium

T.P. Palmer pp. 129-131

21.

Glossary - Nomenclature and definitions in grazing studies

Anonymous pp. 133-134

22.

Bibliography of lucerne in New Zealand

J.E. Fenwick and M. Perini pp. 135- 151