Tonga

Sudan grass

  • Bicolor x bicolor.
  • Forage hybrid.
  • Very equal and homogenous variety.
  • Moderate plant height, perfect resistance against lodging.
  • Outstanding digestibility (BMR-6) and sugar content.
  • Male-sterile type, no grain formation when solely grown.
  • Much better alternative than maize, on dry and marginal soils.
  • Single-cut
  • BMR
  • Multi-cut
  • High sugar

Specifications

  • Sowing period: May-June (soil temperature > 14°C)
  • Seed rate: one unit (220.000 seeds) per hectare
  • Row distance: 40 – 50 cm, sowing depth 2-3 cm
  • Growth period 120-130 days
Specifications
Species
Sudan grass
Sorghum

Sorghum is an annual tropical forage. Different types can be distinguished from multi-cut Sudan grass to one-cut Forage sorghum. Compared to corn, sorghum shows a better drought tolerance.

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