Characteristics:agpal-1

  • A perennial summer growing grass, produces good quality hay.
  • Cut before it gets too high and old.
  • Good spring and early summer grazing DM production varies between 6 and 14 tons/ha.
  • Easy to establish, does not foggage well.
  • Carrying capacity is between 1.5 to 4 MLU during the summer and moisture conditions.

 

CROP/SPECIE  CULTIVARS
*PBR # EXCL
SEEDING
KG/HA
RAINFALL
MM/YEAR
SUITED
REGIONS
PLANTING
MONTHS
SOIL 
Weeping Lovegrass
(Eragrostis curvula)
Ermelo
# Agpal
Drilled 2-4
Broadcast
4-6
High rainfall or
Irrigation 5-8
650+ or
irrigation
Cooler high
rainfall areas
Oct-Nov
Jan-Feb
Adapted to all soils except water logged soils

Contact Us

+27 (0) 21 981 1126
info@agricol.co.za

37 Eagle Street, Brackenfell, Western Cape

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