Nutrient Elements in Grassland
Soil-plant-animal RelationshipseBook - 2000
This book is an essential reference source covering the chemical elements that are nutrients for plants or grazing animals. It deals with the concentrations and transformations of these elements in soils, grassland plants, and ruminant animals, particularly cattle and sheep. For each element, the following data are given: forms occurring in soil, factors that affect availability and concentration, uptake and distribution in grassland plants, role in animal nutrition, amounts and forms excreted by grazing animals, and concentrations needed by ruminant animals.
Publisher: New York : CABI Pub., 2000.
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xv, 369 p.) : ill.
Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK