OVERSEEDER

Restores productivity to a long-term ley

  • OVERSEEDER is a 100% ryegrass blend for areas of high fertility
  • Forage production is expensive - get your sward back into maximum, long-term productivity by overseeding

 

  • Short Term
  • Medium Term
  • Long Term

Key benefits

  • Increases the proportion of productive ryegrass in the sward
  • Improves the quality of the grass for better animal performance
  • Improves the Nitrogen efficiency of the sward
  • Repairs the damage caused by poaching of grazing swards
  • Specifically designed to work best with specialist overseeding techniques
  • New variety BANNFOOT produces improved yields with high D value along with excellent persistency. It also has a good all-round disease profile
  • FINTONA is the highest yielding perennial ryegrass ever listed in the UK with unrivalled spring grazing yields and impressive sward density for the type
  • Includes varieties which are aggressive enough to establish in an existing sward, yet easy to manage

 

When to sow

Sow when soil temperature is above 6°C but preferably over 8°C, especially in Northern Ireland.

 

When to graze & cut

OVERSEEDER is 100% ryegrass mixture for use with specialist overseeding techniques in areas of high fertility. OVERSEEDER is flexible and can be used on fields for cutting or grazing or a mixture of both and it is suitable for any class of livestock.

 

Available with clover

Composition
Variety
Species
6.00kg
Bannfoot
Hybrid ryegrass Tetr.
7.00kg
Fintona
Perennial Ryegrass Inter Tetr.
7.00kg
Youpi
Perennial Ryegrass Late Tetr.
Specifications
Sowing rate/acre
10kg per acre
Sowing rate/ m²
664 seeds/ m²
Sowing depth
Up to 10mm
Soil temperature
>6°C
Min. cutting/grazing height
1500kgDM/ha ~8cm
Pack size
20kg
Silage
Grazing
Dairy
Beef
Sheep
Mixed Livestocks
Environmental
Cover Crop
Clover
Herbal
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Where to buy
Local stockist
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Grass for Agriculture

The Barenbrug UK range of grass and clover mixtures, for all types of farms, are created to suit each type of grassland and farm management system, providing environmental benefits, biodiversity, high-quality forage yield, better palatability and improved animal health. Use our grass mixture selector tool.

The Barenbrug UK range of grass and clover mixtures, for all types of farms, are created to suit each type of grassland and farm management system, providing environmental benefits, biodiversity, high-quality forage yield, better palatability and improved animal health. Use our...

The Barenbrug UK range of grass and clover mixtures, for all types of farms, are created to suit each type of grassland and farm management system, providing environmental benefits, biodiversity, high-quality forage yield, better palatability and improved animal health. Use our grass mixture selector tool.

Recommended Grass List

Barenbrug UK is a leading organisation within the Recommended Grass and Clover lists, which are drawn up after rigorous testing for attributes such as yield, persistency, quality and disease resistance. With data coming from Barenbrug UK’s own trial site, Cropvale, and evaluated by a panel of experts, these lists can help to decide which variety will suit your requirements. Visit our recommended grass seed pages to see the latest lists.

Barenbrug UK is a leading organisation within the Recommended Grass and Clover lists, which are drawn up after rigorous testing for attributes such as yield, persistency, quality and disease resistance. With data coming from Barenbrug UK’s own trial site, Cropvale, and evaluated...

Barenbrug UK is a leading organisation within the Recommended Grass and Clover lists, which are drawn up after rigorous testing for attributes such as yield, persistency, quality and disease resistance. With data coming from Barenbrug UK’s own trial site, Cropvale, and evaluated by a panel of experts, these lists can help to decide which variety will suit your requirements. Visit our recommended grass seed pages to see the latest lists.