Date of Award:
Master of Science (MS)
Agricultural Systems Technology and Education
Department name when degree awarded
D. W. Thorne
Alfalfa has long been recognized as an outstanding hay plant in term. of both yield and feeding value. It is high in digestible protein, minerals, and vitamins. Because of its long life it can be economically produced. It is of exceptional value in maintaining soil fertility by helping to control erosion, by improving the physical condition of the soil, and by accumulating large amount of nitrogen.
Pathak, Rasik J., "The Yield and Thiamine, Riboflavin and Niacin Content of Alfalfa Hay as Related to Fertilizer Treatment of Soil" (1951). All Graduate Theses and Dissertations. 2235.
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