A highly specialised perennial grass used for beef production and dairy farming. Requires well drained fertile soils in high rainfall zones or irrigation.
Atom is a large leaf prairie grass with a palatable seedhead and high protein content, providing high quality year-round feed as nil endophyte forage. It proves an excellent long season option with strong summer heat tolerance as well as good winter production, and is perfectly suited to rotational grazing systems. Sowing rate: 30-50 kg/ha alone