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  1. Vol. 55 No. 4, p. 367-369
    Received: Dec 14, 1962

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Grazing Production Curves, I. Comparison of Steer Gains on Gulf Ryegrass and Tall Fescue1

  1. Marvin E. Riewe,
  2. J. C. Smith,
  3. John H. Jones and
  4. E. C. Holt22



Maximum gain per steer was higher on Gulf ryegrass than on tall fescue. As the stocking rate was increased gain per steer decreased at a faster rate on the ryegrass. With a stocking rate producing maximum gain per acre, gain per steer and per acre was higher on the ryegrass; however, the carrying capacity was greater on tall fescue.

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