Articles by Author: Caryn A Penderis

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  1. Savanna browse production. 1: Determinants and measurement

    Savanna browse production. 1: Determinants and measurement

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    With the rapid expansion of wildlife ranching and conservation in South African savannas and the resultant increase in multi-species grazing and browsing systems, information on browse production potential is essential for determination of carrying capacity. This study, conducted on three...
  2. Savanna browse production. 2: Prediction

    Savanna browse production. 2: Prediction

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    Browsing herbivores are generally highly selective feeders, selecting for new shoots and young plant material. Determinations of browser carrying capacity are then greatly inflated when based on available browse biomass estimates. Our study was initiated with the aim of modelling...
  3. Techniques for fertilizing, oversowing and sod seeding veld

    Techniques for fertilizing, oversowing and sod seeding veld

    This paper describes the techniques used to increase production from veld in the eastern high rainfall areas of South Africa by fertilizing (using mainly N and P) and oversowing with a selected grass species, and then fortifying with legumes.
  4. 4. The development of a production system for beef animals on <em>cenchrus ciliaris</em> pasture

    4. The development of a production system for beef animals on <em>cenchrus ciliaris</em> pasture

    The results obtained in the first season of a five‐year project to develop a production system for a breeding herd of beef animals, are presented. The trial area consisted of 30 ha of Cenchrus ciliaris pasture growing under dryland conditions...
  5. The development of a production system for beef animals on <em>Cenchrus ciliaris</em> pasture : Part II

    The development of a production system for beef animals on <em>Cenchrus ciliaris</em> pasture : Part II

    Thee years’ results from a trial designed to develop a production system for a breeding herd of beef animals are presented. The trial, located in the northern Transvaal, comprised 30 ha of dryland Cenchrus ciliaris grazed by 30 cows and...
  6. Psychological effects of multimedia-induced sexualisation of girls in middle childhood: a systematic literature review

    Psychological effects of multimedia-induced sexualisation of girls in middle childhood: a systematic literature review

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health
    Objective: The aim of this study was to systematically review available literature pertaining to the psychological effects of multimedia-induced sexualisation of girls in middle childhood (between the ages of 6 and 12 years old).