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New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research

New Zealand is well respected for its agricultural research and development. The New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research plays an important role in disseminating topical information to researchers in universities, research institutes, and other centres concerned with animal or pastoral science.

The New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research publishes original research papers, review papers, short communications, book reviews, letters, and forum articles. We welcome submissions on all aspects of animal and pastoral science relevant to temperate and subtropical regions. The journal's subject matter includes soil science, fertilisers, insect pests, plant pathology, weeds, forage crops, management systems, agricultural economics, agronomy, and animal science.

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Potential for forage diet manipulation in New Zealand pasture ecosystems to mitigate ruminant urine derived N2O emissions: a reviewGardiner C.A., Clough T.J., Cameron K.C., Di H.J., Edwards G.R., de Klein C.A.M.Volume 59 Issue 3 (2016)
Milk production and urinary nitrogen excretion of dairy cows grazing plantain in early and late lactationBox L.A., Edwards G.R., Bryant R.H.Volume 60 Issue 4 (2017)
A review of soil carbon change in New Zealand’s grazed grasslandsSchipper L.A., Mudge P.L., Kirschbaum M.U.F., Hedley C.B., Golubiewski N.E., Smaill S.J., Kelliher F.M.Volume 60 Issue 2 (2017)
Changes in plant species composition after flupropanate application for nassella tussock control, in Canterbury hill-country pasturesLusk C.S., Hurrell G.A., Saville D.J., Bourdôt G.W.Volume 60 Issue 3 (2017)
The performance of single-rearing ewes and their lambs offered ryegrass pasture or herb–clover mix during lactationCorner-Thomas R.A., Cranston L.M., Kemp P.D., Morris S.T., Kenyon P.R.Volume 61 Issue 1 (2018)
Genetic evaluation of dairy sheep in a New Zealand flockScholtens M.R., Peterson S., Gunson K., Gunson A., Lopez-Villalobos N.Volume 61 Issue 1 (2018)
Grazing strategies for reducing contaminant losses to water from forage crop fields grazed by cattle during winterMonaghan R.M., Laurenson S., Dalley D.E., Orchiston T.S.Volume 60 Issue 3 (2017)
Implications of grass–clover interactions in dairy pastures for forage value indexing systems. 1. Context and rationaleChapman D.F., Lee J.M., Rossi L., et al.Volume 61 Issue 2 (2018)
Nitrous oxide emissions from cattle urine deposited onto soil supporting a winter forage kale cropvan der Weerden T.J., Styles T.M., Rutherford A.J., de Klein C.A.M., Dynes R.Volume 60 Issue 2 (2017)

New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research

New Zealand is well respected for its agricultural research and development. The New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research plays an important role in disseminating topical information to researchers in universities, research institutes, and other centres concerned with animal or pastoral science. NZJAR is a publication of the Royal Society Te Apārangi.

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