Theme 03: Seed Production

The XIX International Grassland Congress took place in São Pedro, São Paulo, Brazil from February 11 through February 21, 2001.
Proceedings published by Fundacao de Estudos Agrarios Luiz de Queiroz

XIX International Grassland Congress:
Seed Production

Suitable Seed Harvesting Time for Six Grass Species

Hossein Arzani, University of Tehran, Iran
A. Fakhireh, University of Zabol, Iran

Breeding Italian Annual Ryegrass for Tolerance to Pythium ultimum

L. R. Nelson, Texas A&M University
I. J. Pemberton, Texas A&M University
G. R. Smith, Texas A&M University

Flowering Distribution Pattern in White Clover Cultivars

B. S. Rosso, INTA, Argentina
E. M. Pagano, INTA, Argentina
P. Rimieri, INTA, Argentina

Seed Production and Quality of Buffelgrass (Cenchrus ciliaris) Selections

N. F. G. Rethman, University of Pretoria, South Africa
W. H. Boshoff, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Genetic Control of Parthenogenesis in Kentucky Bluegrass: Results from a Sexual x Apomictic Cross

E. Albertini, Università di Perugia, Italy
G. Barcaccia, Università di Padova, Italy
A. Porceddu, Università di Perugia, Italy
D. Rosellini, Università di Perugia, Italy
Mario Falcinelli, Università di Perugia, Italy

Effects of Water Stress on Seed Production in Ruzi Grass (Brachiaria ruziziensis Germain and Everard)

N. Wongsuwan, Dairy Promotion Organisation, Thailand
A. C. P. Chu, Massey University, New Zealand
B. R. Watkin, Massey University, New Zealand

Effect of Fungicide Application on Seed Yield of Perennial Ryegrass

Piotr Goliński, Agricultural University of Poznań, Poland

Herbage Seed Production Possibilities in Finland

O. Niemeläinen, Agricultural Research Centre, Finland
M. Kinnari, Agricultural Research Centre, Finland

Dry Matter Accumulation and Partitioning between Vegetative and Reproductive Organs in Alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.)

E. D. Bolaños-Aguilar, INRA, France
Christian Huyghe, INRA, France
B. Julier, INRA, France
C. Ecalle, INRA, France

Meeting the Changing Need for Herbage Seed Quality Assurance in the 21st Century

D. S. Loch, Department of Primary Industries, Australia
K. G. Boyce, Department of Primary Industries and Resource, Australia

Pasture Seed Production Technology in Brazil

Ronaldo Pereira de Andrade, EMBRAPA, Brazil