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Identifying Chamaecrista rotundifolia accessions and Centrosema species for bridging seasonal feed gaps in smallholder mixed farms in the West African derived savanna

@article{Larbi1999IdentifyingCR,
  title={Identifying Chamaecrista rotundifolia accessions and Centrosema species for bridging seasonal feed gaps in smallholder mixed farms in the West African derived savanna},
  author={Asamoah Larbi and I. O. Adekunle and A. A. Awojide and J. A. Akinlade},
  journal={Tropical Grasslands},
  year={1999}
}
Information is scanty on seasonal changes in the yield and quality of forage legumes adapted to the West African savannas. Two experiments were conducted from 1992‐1994 in the derived savanna zone of West Africa to determine the dry matter (DM) yield and 48-h in sacco DM digestibility of 17 accessions of Chamaecrista rotundifolia (Experiment 1), and 22 accessions of 8 Centrosema species (Experiment 2) in the mainwet (April‐August), minor-wet (September‐ November), and dry (December‐March… 

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