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SODS FOR PASTURES

Destroying Bushes
Permanent Pastures
Renewal Of Permanent Pastures
Seed-mixtures
Seed-mixtures
Suggested Mixtures For Pastures
Yields And Composition Of Grasses

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Yields And Composition Of Grasses








The Ohio station has compared the
yields of various grasses and their composition. The following table is
arranged from its data, as given in Bulletin 225:

+-----------------+----------+---------+----------+
Name Average Pounds Pounds
Tons Hay Protein Protein
per Acre per per Acre
Hundred
+-----------------+----------+---------+----------+
Timothy 3.49 6.38 223
Blue-grass 2.18 10.12 221
Red-top 2.81 8.53 240
Orchard grass 2.19 7.81 171
Meadow fescue 2.10 8.97 188
+-----------------+----------+---------+----------+





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