Characteristics:bloubuffel-molopo

  • Drought tolerant grass used for grazing and hay production.
  • For best quality graze grass at a height of 750mm.
  • The carrying capacity is 1 cow and calf during the summer months and the DM production usually varies between 3 and 4 tons per ha.

 

CROP/SPECIE  CULTIVARS
*PBR # EXCL
SEEDING
KG/HA
RAINFALL
MM/YEAR
SUITED
REGIONS
PLANTING
MONTHS
SOIL 
Blue Buffalograss
(Cenchrus ciliaris)
  • Molopo
  • Gayndah
Drilled 3
Broadcast
4-6
Irrigated 6-8
300+
or irrigated
N Province
Gauteng
Free State
NW Province
N Cape
KZN
Oct-Feb Widely adaptable
except very sandy
soils

 

 
 

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