Westerwold Hay Mixture
This flexible cutting option, produces a short term, clean, high quality hay but due to its rapid growth and high biomass it can be difficult to dry properly. This mix has been designed to include high levels of diploid Westerwold which contains less moisture and dries more evenly, speeding up the hay making process ensuring its get safely to the barn as quickly as possible.
|Contents per Acre||%||kg|
|certified LIFLORIA westerwolds ryegrass||75.0||10.500|
|certified Jivet westerwold ryegrass||25.0||3.500|
Westerwolds is the highest yielding ryegrass with similar forage quality to the well known Italian ryegrass. This is an annual form of ryegrass which is very fast to establish, producing a silage crop just 12 weeks from sowing. It is the only grass to produce a stem and seed head from a spring sowing, making it suitable for the production of hay for horses, from a spring planting.