TY - CHAP A1 - Wilma Cristina Cavalcante dos Santos Sá A2 - Edson Mauro Santos A3 - Juliana Silva de Oliveira A4 - Alexandre Fernandes Perazzo ED1 - Ricardo Loiola Edvan ED2 - Leilson Rocha Bezerra Y1 - 2018-01-17 PY - 2018 T1 - Production of Spineless Cactus in Brazilian Semiarid N2 - In livestock management, the production of forage plants is undoubtedly the most efficient way to produce products of animal origin with quality and economic viability. We hope that the readers of the book "New Perspectives in Forage Crops" will have a good reading and appreciate the information provided on forage production, since the book draws on the expertise of different specialists of the area, who discuss the following aspects: fertilization, semiarid region production, forage species selection, nitrogen fixation, grasses, legumes, cacti, drought, etc. The authors of the book are of different nationalities and provide important information and diverse perspectives on the subject of forage farming. BT - New Perspectives in Forage Crops SP - Ch. 2 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.69614 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.69614 SN - 978-953-51-3721-4 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-09-29 ER -