Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Sheep and goat management.

Abstract

Green feed is available for stock during the summer and autumn where sufficient water is available for irrigation. Lucerne and maize are the most suitable crops, but Atriplex semibaccata and A. halimus are drought resistant species which provide fodder and grow on salty areas where other plants do not flourish. Experiments on drought-resistant plants are being carried out by the Agricultural Department.-M.H.