Angaracris barabensis, 78-79

Angaracris rhodopa, 78-79

Anguang, 58

Animal ecology studies, 78-79

Animal husbandry.

See also Livestock

combined with agriculture, 118-119

in Gansu, 21, 23

grassland research and, 195

household responsibility system and, 29, 31

in Inner Mongolia, 18-20, 34, 35, 70-72

overview of, 27

in Qinghai, 20-21, 23

research needs regarding, 26-27

seasonal, 95

in Xinjiang, 26, 70-72, 80, 116-118

Animal product markets, 24

Animal Product Unit (APU), 95

"Applying Remote Sensing in the Survey of Inner Mongolia Grassland Resources," 77

Argali sheep (Ovis ammon), 193

Aridisols, 11

Artemisia, 18, 43, 47, 157

Artemisia frigida, 18, 69, 70, 75, 100, 113

Artificial fodder, 118-119

Artificial grasslands

creation of, 50

forage plant selection for, 51-52

income derived from, 51

studies in, 77, 87

Asiatic ibex (Capra ibex), 193

Astragalus adsurgens, 52, 62, 63, 102, 103

Astragalus cicer L., 102

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), 151, 152

Avena sativa, 98

Avissar, R., 185

B

Bacteria, 79

Bactrian camel (Camelus bactrianus), 193

Baical needlegrass, 63

Baiyinxile Livestock State Farm, 70-73, 75, 76, 79

Balinyouqi, 63

Bao Yin, 77

Baotou, 124

Barfield, Thomas, 184

Barth, Fredrik, 184

Beall, C. M., 187

Beijing Forest Ecosystem Research Station, 135

Beijing University, 77

Biggins, Dean, 173

Binns, T., 189

Biomass production, 75-76

Blue sheep (Pseudois nayaur), 193

Bos grunniens, 193

Bothriochloa ischaemum, 113

Botrytis fabae, 100

Brassica campestris, 23, 171

Bromus inermis, 52, 75, 98, 102

Brown, L. H., 192

Brush steppe, 43

Bureau of Animal Husbandry, Grassland Division (MOA), 140-141

Bureau of Resources and Environmental Science (CAS), 5, 137-138

Bush desert, 46

Buteo hemilasius, 99

C

Cai Weiqi, 88

Calamagrostis epigojos, 97

Calligonum mongolicum, 47

Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), 144

Cao Xinsun, 61-62, 65

Cao Zhizhong, 99

Caodian caoyuan (meadow steppe), 17, 42

Capra ibex, 193

Capreolus, 78

Caragana, 18, 69, 118

Caragana intermedia, 43, 52

Caragana korshinskii, 52

Caragana microphylla, 63, 69, 102



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