This new horse-specific grazing blend incorporates 9 different varieties of seed for the sole purpose of providing a winter feed into early spring feed option. By using the perennials of Everlast, Chicory, Phalaris, Fescue and Cocksfoot paired with a cereal in Ryecorn and your legumes of Balansa, Arrowleaf and Seradella, this mix ensures your horse will have a varied, highly palatable and nutritious diet.
N.B Bell Pasture Seeds reserves the right to change this mix depending on seasonal availability of varieties.
Ryecorn = winter to spring cereal with an ability to control soil erosion, provide rapid spring growth, suppression of weeds and provides forage.
Everlast = due to its early maturation it has the ability to provide abundant winter and early spring feed. Under the right conditions, it has the ability to persist up to 7 seasons.
Fescue = Mediterranean winter active grass, highly palatable and great nutritious feed option.
Cocksfoot = drought-tolerant species that grows vigorously in Autumn and Spring, providing nutritious feed.
Balansa = well adapted to most soils, balansa does very well under continuous grazing.
Arrowleaf = delivers abundant tonnage late in spring with it’s tall erect growth, perfect for grazing.
Seradella = is an early maturing pink pasture legume, proving very vigorous and productive.
Chicory = deep rooted herb providing high quality feed during winter.
Phalaris = deep rooted perennial with the ability to withstand dry conditions and is persistent under heavy grazing.
Rainfall is 450mm+.
Sowing rate 25kg/ha
Seed pricing is per 25kg bag. Orders exceeding 1-tonne will be provided in bulk bags unless otherwise specified. Pricing is excluding GST and ex Bell Seeds. Pricing is subject to change without notice. Blend components may vary subject to product availability.