EARLY COMBI

Early spring flexible, top performing blend for grazing and silage

  • A blend of the best recommended intermediate and late heading ryegrasses designed to produce a very high-yielding, dense, palatable, top class cutting mixture which will also produce quality grazing
  • Tetraploid varieties ensures better drought resistance and higher water-soluble carbohydrate content and faster recovery after grazing or cutting
  • Dedicated NORTHERN IRELAND product
  • Short Term
  • Medium Term
  • Long Term

Key benefits

  • Flexible cutting and grazing mixture with excellent yield and quality
  • Tetraploid varieties ensures better drought resistance and higher water-soluble carbohydrate content and faster recovery after grazing or cutting
  • GALGORM holds top position for total yield in both grazing and silage management. No other intermediate diploid variety on the list produces more ME yield per hectare under grazing management (106% of the mean of all intermediate diploid varieties on the list) and is very persistent in grazing swards
  • GRACEHILL is an excellent all-round performer right across the growing season, producing superb annual yields of high digestibility grass under both grazing and silage management along with extremely high metabolizable energy (ME) yields per hectare
  • FINTONA is a high yielding perennial ryegrass with excellent spring growth and total yield under both cutting and grazing
  • Uses recommended list varieties

 

When to sow

Perennial ryegrass germinates at 8°C; ensure this is sown when the soil temperature is above 8°C.

 

When to cut & graze

Offers a high-quality mid-May silage production with excellent sward density for exceptional silage cuts of extremely nutritious forage, as well as an early grazing option.

 

 

 

Composition
Variety
Species
4.00kg
Ballyvoy
Perennial Ryegrass Late Dip.
4.00kg
Galgorm
Perennial Ryegrass Inter Dip.
3.00kg
Fintona
Perennial Ryegrass Inter Tetr.
3.00kg
Gracehill
Perennial Ryegrass Late Tetr.
Specifications
Sowing rate/acre
14kg per acre
Sowing depth
Up to 10mm
Soil temperature
>8°C
Min. cutting/grazing height
1500kgDM/ha ~8cm
Pack size
14kg
England and Wales
Scotland
Northern Ireland
Silage
Grazing
Dairy
Beef
Sheep
Mixed Livestocks
Environmental
Cover Crop
Clover
Herbal
AD
Multi-species
Organic
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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.