Tropical Grasslands (1988) Volume 22, 3948
FORAGE SPECIES ADAPTATION TO RED EARTH SOILS IN SOUTHERN QUEENSLAND
R.W. STRICKLAND and R.G. GREENFIELD
CSIRO, Division of Tropical Crops and Pastures, 306 Carmody Road, St. Lucia, Queensland 4067, Australia.
The adaptation of 52 legume and 77 grass accessions to red earth soils at 6 sites in southern Queensland was investigated by recording their persistence, spread and dry matter yield in fertilised and unfertilised plots over several years.