Productivity of pastures of Pangola grass (Digitaria decumbens) and Guinea grass (Panicum maximum) in terms of milk production
Revista de la Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria. Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos 22: 146-159
Dairy cows were rotationally grazed on (a) fertilized pure Pangola grass pasture or on (b) unfertilized mixed Guinea grass/Melinis minutiflora pasture in Costa Rica. Pasture (a) carried 2.47 lactating cows/ha and annual milk production was 6014 kg milk/ha; corresponding values for (b) were 1.06 cows and 2667 kg milk.