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Lush is one of the most popular forage sorghums in Australia. It is a fine stemmed, leafy, highly productive, quick forage, that responds to intensive management.
Any livestock producers looking for quick feed, and a lot of it. Lush lends itself to intensive grazing, and high inputs. It is reliable and proven across all summer forage areas of Australia.
- Sorghum x sudan grass
- Low prussic acid levels
- Fine stemmed, especially at higher planting rates
- Very leafy forage with excellent leaf to stem ratio
- Suits intensive grazing and high stocking rates
- Ideal for early grazing
- Makes excellent hay due to high leaf ratio and regrowth ability
Suggested sowing rates
Marginal dryland: 3 – 5 kg/ha
Good dryland: 8 – 10 kg/ha
Irrigated: 15 – 25 kg/ha
Agronomy & management
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