1 April 2020

Grass Seeds


COLOSSAL® SILAGE:

Mainly Cutting

  • Protein rich 3 year ley.
  • Close ‘D’ Value cutting dates make this a very easy mixture to manage.
  • The high sugars and high fibres stimulate rumen activity and maximise conversion to milk.
  • COLOSSAL SILAGE outyields Perennial Ryegrass based leys in the autumn.
  • Includes the new generation of Italian Ryegrass varieties, with improved digestibility.
Suggested seed rate:
10-12kg/acre (25-30kg/ha)

Guide cutting height:
10cm (4 inches)

Treated with
Treated with Headstart Gold
66%
ITALIAN RYEGRASS
17%
HYBRID RYEGRASS (TET)
17%
ITALIAN RYEGRASS (TET)
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Colossal Short Term Grass Seed Mixture
Colossal Grass Seeds Mixture performance metrics

COLOSSAL® RED:

Mainly Cutting

  • Protein rich 3 year ley.
  • A powerful combination of high yielding Tetraploid Hybrid Ryegrasses and our Red Admiral Red Clover blend.
  • In a 3 year farm scale trial in Devon, Red Admiral blend gave consistently higher yields over all cuts in all 3 years, than single varieties.
  • Predominantly a cutting mixture but it can also be grazed by lambs and ewes in the late summer.
Suggested seed rate:
10-12kg/acre (25-30kg/ha)

Guide cutting height:
10cm (4 inches)

Treated with
Treated with Headstart Gold
30%
RED CLOVER BLEND
70%
HYBRID RYEGRASS (TET)
LG Animal Nutrition logoColossal Red Grass Seed Mixture
Colossal Red Grass Seeds Mixture performance metrics

POLYCROP®:

Dual Purpose

  • High sugar mixture.
  • High Tetraploid content (80%) makes Polycrop® very palatable and extremely productive.
  • Expect improved liveweight gain in beef and lambs.
  • Multiple cutting potential with excellent aftermath grazing.
  • True dual purpose mixture with a productive lifespan of at least 3 years.
  • Includes Late Tetraploid Ryegrasses to enhance grazing potential.
  • Also available with White Clover.
Suggested seed rate:
13-18kg/acre (32-45kg/ha)
Guide to first cut:
20th May (70D)
26-31st May (67D)

Guide cutting height:
10cm (4 inches)

Treated with
Treated with Headstart Gold
LG Animal Nutrition logoPolycrop Grass Seed Mixture

47%
HYBRID RYEGRASS (TET)
20%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
13%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS
10%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
10%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS

PROSPER®:

Dual Purpose | England & Wales

  • Balanced nutritional formulation to produce more milk and meat.
  • Two cuts of top quality silage plus palatable grazing.
  • The perfect mixture for beef and dairy units.
Suggested seed rate:
13-16kg/acre (32-40kg/ha)

Guide cutting height:
7.5cm (3 inches)

Treated with
Treated with Headstart Gold
17%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS
41%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
16%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS
21%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
5%
WHITE CLOVER BLEND
LG Animal Nutrition logoProsper Grass Seed Mixture
Prosper Grass Seed Mixture chart

TURBO®:

Mainly Grazing

  • New formulation using LG Animal Nutrition® to optimise production of milk and meat.
  • Fast growing grazing mixture with potential for one cut of top quality silage.
  • Tweed White Clover Blend fixes atmospheric nitrogen and provides minerals and protein.
  • Grazing TURBO® can reduce costs of milk production.
  • Suitable for both paddock grazing systems and set stocking.
Suggested seed rate:
13-18kg/acre (32-45kg/ha)

Guide to first cut: 20th May (70D)
26-31st May (67D)

Guide cutting height:
10cm (4 inches)

Treated with
Treated with Headstart Gold
7%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS
6%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
30%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS
44%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
7%
MATRIX ENHANCED® RYEGRASS
6%
WHITE CLOVER BLEND
LG Animal Nutrition logoTurbo Grass Seed Mixture
Turbo Grass Seed Mixture chart

CASTLEHILL®:

Dual purpose | England & Wales

Castlehill® is the long term ley with rock solid performance.

  • Suitable for most soil types and climates.
  • Excellent feed for all classes of livestock.
  • Superb disease resistance.
  • Delivers the performance of a medium term ley, combined with the persistency of a long term ley.
  • Reliable top quality grazing and cutting.
  • Invest in Castlehill® for the ultimate long term productivity mixture.
Suggested seed rate:
13-18 kg/acre (33-45 kg/ha)

Guide cutting height:
7.5cm (3 inches)

Treated with
Treated with Headstart Gold
LG Animal Nutrition logoCastlehill Grass Seed Mixture

12%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS
23%
MID SEASON PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
20%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS
24%
LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS (TET)
16%
TIMOTHY
5%
WHITE CLOVER BLEND