Plantain is a fast-establishing species that is a valuable pasture component, especially in drier regions and less fertile conditions. This mineral-rich, perennial grazing herb suits similar management systems to perennial ryegrass. It is highly palatable and has been proven to have a positive effect on animal performance by improving the supply of some trace elements. It’s ability to add value include improved dry matter production and quality at key times of the year.
- Sowing Rate 8-10kg/ha as a stand-alone crop or 2-3kg as a companion crop
- Rainfall 450mm+
- Productive and persistent over a wide range of soils and climatic conditions including less fertile soils and dryland regions
- Source of key minerals including calcium, sodium, copper, and selenium.
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.