• • • Environment-forming potential of alas natural grassland phytocenosis in the Central Yakutia

• • • Environment-forming potential of alas natural grassland phytocenosis in the Central Yakutia Paper deals with environment-forming potential of natural grassland phytocenoses on alas in the Central Yakutia. For the first time phytocenosis environment-forming potential was evaluated on the base of gross energy flow, accumulation and consumption, determining the…

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• • • Hulless barley productivity under foliar application of micronutrients in the forest-steppe of Middle Volga region

• • • Hulless barley productivity under foliar application of micronutrients in the forest-steppe of Middle Volga region Hulless barley (Hordeum sativum var. nudum (L.) Hook.f.) is a promising food and feed crop. In 2014–2016, field researches were carried out on the productivity of the hulless barley variety ‘Omskiy golozerny…

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• • • Iowa State University researchers are integrating chickens into vegetable production systems

• • • Iowa State University researchers are integrating chickens into vegetable production systems As small-scale backyard poultry operations proliferate in the new era of the “local food movement,” Iowa State University researchers are studying what advantages may arise from integrating chickens into vegetable production systems. The researchers must balance…

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• • • Effect of fodder additives on blood biochemical composition of milking cows

• • • Effect of fodder additives on blood biochemical composition of milking cows Experiment, conducted on Simmental cows, revealed positive influence of fodder additives on blood biochemical composition. Cows consumed 19% of dry brewing waste and feed-stuff, enriched by 20% of “Felutsen” (carbohydrate-vitamin-mineral concentrate), providing 1 head with 11.8…

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• • • XXIV Annual International Conference «Black Sea Grain and Oilseeds 2018/19»: Moscow, September 6, 2018

• • • XXIV Annual International Conference «Black Sea Grain and Oilseeds 2018/19»: Moscow, September 6, 2018 The XXIV International Conference «Black Sea Grain and Oilseeds 2018/19» will take place on September 06, 2018 in the hotel “Azimut Moscow Olympic”. The Russian Grain Union and the Institute for Agricultural Market…

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