Nudan

Forage sorghum

  • Sudan x sudan grass
  • Lower prussic acid levels
  • Fine stemmed for quicker drydown after cutting
  • Excellent leaf to stem ratio with less waste
  • Intensive grazing for sheep and cattle
  • Ideal for earlier grazing
  • First choice for quality hay production

Download a copy of the Nudan forage sorghum factsheet.

 

Nudan is a next generation forage sorghum hybrid that’s been specifically bred for the top end forage market where quality and performance are paramount. Nudan has soft velvety leaves and fine stems for quicker drydown after cutting.

 

Product fit

Those producers who demand high quality forage sorghum for both grazing and hay production. Dairy farmers, sheep/prime lamb producers and haymakers should put this hybrid on top of their shopping list.

 

Key features

  • Sudan x sudan grass
  • Lower prussic acid levels
  • Fine stemmed for quicker drydown after cutting
  • Excellent leaf to stem ratio with less waste
  • Intensive grazing for sheep and cattle
  • Ideal for earlier grazing
  • First choice for quality hay production

 

Suggested sowing rates

Marginal dryland: 2 – 4 kg/ha

Good dryland: 5 – 7 kg/ha

Irrigated: 10 – 12 kg/ha

 

Agronomy & management

 

 

 

Disclaimer: The information presented in this brochure is from official and other sources and is considered to be reliable. It is provided in good faith and every care has been taken to ensure its accuracy. Barenbrug does not accept any responsibility for the consequences that may arise from the acceptance of recommendations or the suggestions made.

Forage Sorghum

Forage sorghum is an excellent option for filling feed gaps. Easy to establish, this warm climate annual grass is quick to first grazing and highly productive. It can be readily used for grazing, hay, green-chop and silage production. 

Forage sorghum is an excellent option for filling feed gaps. Easy to establish, this warm climate annual grass is quick to first grazing and highly productive. It can be readily used for grazing, hay, green-chop and silage production. 

Forage sorghum is an excellent option for filling feed gaps. Easy to establish, this warm climate annual grass is quick to first grazing and highly productive. It can be readily used for grazing, hay, green-chop and silage production.