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The ground-breaking 12 gene brown mid rib forage now delivers new standards in intensive livestock grazing, where feed quality is paramount and a bulk of feed is needed. Revolution BMR is your best option for a highly productive, highest quality summer feed.
Any livestock producer seeking a highly palatable, high quality feed and lots of it. Revolution BMR is the perfect choice for intensive grazing, quick regrowth, hay and silage.
- Superior 12 gene BMR release
- BMR sorghum x BMR sudan sorghum
- Extremely vigorous hybrid well suited to early sowing
- Safe low prussic acid levels - recommended for early grazing
- Fine stemmed and very leafy ideal for hay making and silage
- Higher water use efficiency (WUE)
- BMR technology may boost weight gain and milk production by around 20%
- Contains lower amounts of lignin
- Highly palatable
Suggested sowing rates
Marginal dryland: 3 – 5 kg/ha
Good dryland: 8 – 10 kg/ha
Irrigated: 15 – 20 kg/ha
Agronomy & management
|Genetic type||BMR sorghum x BMR sudan sorghum|
|Planting time||Spring to summer|
|Soil temperature at sowing||16 degrees and rising|
|Seed size/kg||28,000 - 40,000|
|Silage - pit||Useful|
|Silage - plastic wrap||Excellent|
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