Determining Adaptation of Mono- and Binary Mixtures of Improved Red and Ladino Clovers and Perennial Grasses, Including Perennial Ryegrasses, in the Great Lakes Region

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2002: $94,344.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $96,000.00
Region: North Central
State: Michigan
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Richard Leep
Richard Leep Consulting

Annual Reports


  • Agronomic: grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Animals: bovine
  • Animal Products: dairy


  • Animal Production: feed/forage
  • Education and Training: demonstration, extension, farmer to farmer, networking, on-farm/ranch research, participatory research
  • Farm Business Management: agricultural finance
  • Pest Management: competition
  • Production Systems: agroecosystems
  • Soil Management: nutrient mineralization
    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.