Western Australia, Grasses, Kikuyu, Erosion management.
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Many dairy farms in the South-West of this State have a small patch of kikuyu grass. It grows in the vicinity of the milking shed and is used to prevent erosion due to the heavy trampling of stock. Under these conditions, it forms a firm, close sod providing a green bite, but not very much bulk.
Ryan, F. E.
"Kikuyu (Pennisetum Clandestinum),"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 3: Vol. 5:
6, Article 17.
Available at: https://library.dpird.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture3/vol5/iss6/17