Chemical composition of feeds used in Experiments 1 and 2 (% of dry matter unless otherwise stated) Item Diets Concentrate Tall fescue
BSB Crude protein 13.
Endophyte infection significantly increased arginine ammonification in the rhizosphere of both tall fescue
genotypes (FaA and FaC).
While it is clear NWSG provide better vegetative structure for wildlife, the relative abundance of invertebrates associated with NWSG as compared to tall fescue
is not known.
According to John Baker, a Virginia wildlife biologist, "Kentucky-31 tall fescue
is not palatable to whitetail deer after it's a couple of years old.
TM)] is a new novel endophyte tall fescue
, combining the proven genetics of Martin2 forage tall fescue
with the enhancement of the Protek(TM) endophyte.
2 kg of timothy per day as basal diets (all in DM basis), and tall fescue
hay was offered ad libitum.
ARS researchers in Beltsville, Maryland, and Byron, Georgia, tested four tall fescue
varieties for their ability to combat the soil pests.
It is suggested that a mix of Endophytic-enhanced turf-type tall fescue
seed be used.
1), seashore paspalum (Paspalum vaginatum Swartz) (2), bahiagrass (Paspalum notatum Flugge) (2), and tall fescue
(Festuca arundinacea Schreb.
fungi especially in tall fescue
and perennial ryegrass particularly during wet seasons of spring and early summer.
13 that growers have on hand a 14-month inventory of annual ryegrass seed, an 18-month supply of perennial ryegrass seed and enough tall fescue
seed to meet demand for 20 months.
A "green driveway," made of 1- by 1-foot pavers interplanted with tall fescue
, extends across the front of the garage.