Pacific

Perennial Ryegrass

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Pacific perennial ryegrass
  • Suitable for use in low-moderate fertility situations
  • Performs well under hard grazing
  • Strong autumn and winter production
  • Good disease resistance
  • High tiller density

Farm Type
Farm Type
  • Sowing Rate 25 kg/ha
  • Heading Date Mid-Season - 1 day later than Nui
  • Tetraploid/Diploid Diploid
Grasslands Pacific perennial ryegrass is a diploid that is well proven for New Zealand pastoral farming. Grasslands Pacific perennial ryegrass performs well under a range of grazing management systems.

Sowing & Establishment

Grasslands Pacific perennial ryegrass can be sown at 15-25 kg/ha with Superstrike treated clover.

Grazing Management

Grasslands Pacific perennial ryegrass is suitable for either set-stocking or rotational grazing.
  • Grazing Method Rotational Grazed – Long Term

Mix Suitability

Grasslands Pacific perennial ryegrass combines well with other components of a pasture mix (e.g. short rotation ryegrass, cocksfoot, Grasslands Puna II chicory and clover).

Heading date

Early Mid-Season  Late  Very Late 
  Pacific: 1 day later than Nui     

 

 

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