Improved strains

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1. Strains of grasses, achieved through selection or breeding, which have characteristics more desirable or superior to those of common types.

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Reseeded King Ranch bluestem range. There are now improved forage cultivars of Bothriochloa ischaemum including Plains, WW Iron Master, and WW Spar.
Source: http://www.tarleton.edu/~range/Grasslands/Introduced%20Forages/introducedforages.htm