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Fodder production from forest areas in watershed development project, Maheshwaram, Andhra Pradesh.

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Fodder production in the reserved forest area of this integrated watershed development project is described. Techniques adopted included the formation of contour bunds and associated V-ditches, and planting of herbaceous and woody fodder legumes (including the multipurpose tree species Acacia nilotica, A. tortilis, Calliandra calothyrsus, Dalbergia sissoo and Leucaena leucocephala).