This blend combines millet with chicory and white clover, increasing the quality of the crop and therefore animal performance over a stand alone millet crop. Shirohie millet has been a popular summer crop to sow over many years. It's fast to establish, is heat tolerant and can produce quick green feed during the summer depending on rainfall availability or irrigation.
Optimum sowing time: November - December (soil needs to be 16-18 degrees and rising)
Soil type: Clay - loam
Fertility requirements: Medium - high
Optimum first grazing: Approx 30-40cm in height