fescue grass

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grass with wide flat leaves cultivated in Europe and America for permanent pasture and hay and for lawns

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As illustrated in Figure 13, the biggest variation in the height of the above-ground part of fescue grass was recorded on the week when the temperature was changed to 0 [degrees]C.
It was fall and not being from the south it had slipped her mind fescue grass creates high amounts of sugar.
They found that tall fescue grass on average removed 33 percent of oil, while rye grass on average removed 46 percent.
Regarding grass-fed cattle: Fescue grass in the Midwest has an endophyte fungus that produces several potent toxins.
After success with a prototype chamber in the laboratory, BARC soil scientists Jim Starr, Ali Sadeghi and Yakov Pachepsky installed a field version of the chamber in a tall fescue grass buffer near a forested stream and wetland area.
If your lawn has tall fescue grass, you can be more than 90 percent certain that the fescue is infected with a toxic fungus called Neotyphodium coenophialum.
But the trouble, my friends, is not blowing in the wind and cannot be corrected by running a combine harvester through the fescue grass.
Phytokinetics Inc., of Logan, Utah, has used perennial ryegrass on one site contaminated with wood-preservative chemicals and tall fescue grass to tackle petroleum hydrocarbons at a former petroleum terminal.
The geese were attracted to the two on-site ponds and about 400 acres of manicured fescue grass. Geese were creating a large amount of bird waste, which contaminated the ponds.
We found some evidence that fall armyworm larvae perform worse when fed endophyte-infected compared to endophyte-free tall fescue grass, yet we did not find a consistent negative effect on this insect herbivore.
Installation of specified North American Green double-net straw fiber erosion control blankets began directly after Tall Fescue grass seed and fertilizer application in September 1992.
I found a dense patch of fescue grass. It was thick with thorns, which I removed so as not to feed Bronc a mixed message.
The pros unlucky or careless enough to fire their ball into it will find it a source of considerable angst - but to the Amish people who live in the area, this thick fescue grass has a far more positive impact on their way of life.
The fairways are wide and inviting, but wild drives will be severely punished in the long fescue grass which lines the cut and prepared.