MEGA BITE Intensive Silage Mixture
A dedicated intensive silage mixture designed to produce multiple high yielding, quality silage cuts, ‘consistently, year after year. Spring growth of ‘intermediates’ is ahead of ‘lates’- which is ideal for targeting a cut of high DMD silage in early to mid May. Produces a silage sward whichis “A Cut Above The Rest !”
100% INTERMEDIATE GRASSES 30% TETRAPLOID
N.B. AVERAGE HEADING DATE = 27th/28th MAY
ABERCLYDE (T) - the highest ranked PPI variety for the second year running. This variety excels for both yield and quality. Good seasonal growth along with great quality characteristics make it an essential variety for superior silage production.
ABERWOLF – an excellent performer for growth across the full season. Renowned as a top class silage variety for both its quality and ground cover attributes.
MOIRA – an essential variety where the focus is on silage yield. Coming from AFBI's grass breeding programme in Northern Ireland, this variety has been developed for Irish farms. It is the leading variety for Spring Growth on DAFM RL ‘21 by a significant margin.
REMINDER: Derogation farms MUST either add clover to the grass seed mixture at sowing or over-seed with clover subsequently. White and/or Red Clover can be added to this mixture.