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close this book Use of Trees by Livestock : Prosopis - Acacia - Gliricidia - Anti-Nutritive Factors - Quercus - Ficus - Calliandra - Erythrina
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View the document Acknowledgements
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View the document Genus Erythrina
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View the document Description and distribution
View the document Fodder characteristics
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References and further reading

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Other titles in the Use of Trees by Livestock series include:

1. Prosopis

2. Acacia

3. Gliricidia

4. Anti-nutritive factors

5. Quercus

6. Cassia

7. Ficus

8. Calliandra