SPS Hunter 'n' Herbs

The quickest maturing summer forage crop option to first grazing

Enterprise Type

Sowing Rate

8 kg/ha

700mm+
  • Multiple grazings with rapid regrowth given moisture availability
  • Mineral rich for a well balanced diet
  • Provides a strong herb and white clover based pasture for ryegrass to be direct drilled the following autumn

This blend combines herbs and clovers with a brassica crop, allowing the brassica to act as a cover crop as the other species establish.

Optimum sowing time: September - November
Soil type: Clay - loam
Fertility requirements: Medium - high
Optimum first grazing: 6-8 weeks

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