Jump to navigation
Skip to Content
In the market for supplies of pasture seed this year?
Most unplanned hot fires change the plant composition and reduce growth and carrying capacity in the following season.
Balansa clover (Trifolium michelianum) is an annual, self-regenerating forage legume introduced from Turkey and has been used in Western Australia since the mid 1980s.
The productivity of saline and waterlogged land can be markedly increased by using salt tolerant legumes and grasses, in mixtures.
Spray-topping is a very effective method for managing annual grass seed set in pastures.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development provides this agri-climate profile of historical and projected climate information to support farm business managers in their response
Feed intake and methane emissions are influenced by the digestibility of the pasture and the concentration of plant secondary compounds such as tannins.
Pastures that reduce methane emissions can be categorised into high quality grasses and legumes, and plants containing secondary metabolites such as tannins.
Tammin is a more persistent early flowering variety for cropping rotations in low-medium rainfall (300-450 mm annual average rainfall) areas with the novel traits of seedling resistance to redlegge
Panic grass is a highly palatable, leafy, warm season bunch grass that is drought tolerant and responds rapidly to rain following a dry spell.