Medieval architecture. Picturesque hikes up Mount Pilatus. Steamboat rides across Lake Lucerne. And a unique ride on possibly the steepest railway in the world at Alpnachstad to reach the summit. Lucerne has a lot to offer its tourists, which is probably why its admirers have included Queen Victoria, Mark Twain, and Richard Wagner, apart from countless modern travellers who fall in love with this central Swiss town. Here is our must-do, must-see list.
YOU MUST VISIT:
The Chapel Bridge, which was built diagonally across the River Reuss in the 14th century. A covered wooden footbridge, its roof is adorned with elaborate 17th-century paintings on triangular frames. Historical and stunning.
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Lucerne lights up with activity when the day is done.
The influence of weather on lucerne hay quality
There is still limited research available on the effects of weather on lucerne production in South Africa, This article, written by lucerne specialist Dr Gerrie Scholtz, agricultural economist Walter van Niekerk, and others, was published by the National Lucerne Trust and offers some insight on the matter, based on recent observations.
The production of good-quality hay
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The advantages of silage over hay
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The slow, sure road to sustainable wheat production
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Lucerne Production Gains Momentum In The Western Free State
Lucerne under irrigation provides Free State farmer Boeboe Louw with an ideal alternative to grain. Annelie Coleman visited him on his farm in the Wesselsbron district to find out how he manages production to gain the most from this valuable export crop.