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Modelling responses of forages to climate change with a focus on nutritive value

  • P. Virkajärvi (a1), P. Korhonen (a1), G. Bellocchi (a2), Y. Curnel (a3), L. Wu (a4), G. Jégo (a5), T. Persson (a6), M. Höglind (a6), M. Van Oijen (a7), A.-M. Gustavsson (a8) and R. P. Kipling (a9)...



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