Published June 11, 2021 | Version 1
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Growing lucerne in cool climates

  • 1. Scotland's Rural College (SRUC)


This note supports strategies for effective lucerne (Medicago sativa L.) production in cool regions. While it is particularly based on experience gained in environments normally regarded as marginal for lucerne production, it is relevant to all lucerne-growing situations. The aim is maximisation of crop yield and forage quality.


PN14 Growing lucerne in cool climates[73].pdf

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Legumes Translated – Translating knowledge for legume-based farming for feed and food systems. 817634
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