Published October 5, 2021 | Version 1
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Feeding lucerne to dairy cows - Lucerne is a protein-rich forage legume


This note describes feeding lucerne. Lucerne is a protein-rich perennial forage legume that fits well into arable cropping systems. Optimising the use of lucerne on dairy farms involves balancing agronomic, nutritional and economic considerations.


PN 28 Feeding lucerne to dairy cows[21].pdf

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