The Burns Permanent Tweed Mixture

Everything you need to know about this Permanent Pasture Long-Term Grazing grass seed mixture

PERMANENT PASTURE LONG-TERM GRAZING

This mixture includes:

Toddington Diploid Late Perennial Ryegrass
AstonConqueror Diploid Intermediate Perennial Ryegrass
Twymax Tetraploid Late Perennial Ryegrass
AberGreen Diploid Intermediate Perennial Ryegrass
Elyria Diploid Intermediate Perennial Ryegrass
Nifty Diploid Intermediate Perennial Ryegrass
Fintona Tetraploid Intermediate Perennial Ryegrass
Buddy Medium Leaf White Clover
Crusader Medium Leaf White Clover
Rivendel Small Leaf White Clover

RECOMMENDED SOWING RATE: 30-35 kgs/ha (12-14 kgs/acre)

TETRAPLOID CONTENT: 19.50%

MIXTURE BREAKDOWN

Intermediate Perennial Ryegrass 55.00%
Late Perennial Ryegrass 37.50%
White Clover 7.50%

AVERAGE HEADING DATE: May 1st + 41 days

FEATURES

  • A ley designed for mixed grazing in an intensive or extensive management system.
  • Can be cut occasionally if required.
  • Excellent ground cover providing a very tight sward.

BENEFITS

  • Maximum grazing yield throughout producing high quality palatable grass all season.
  • In a low input situation, this mixture provides sustained grazing throughout the season.
  • Extremely winter hardy and persistent producing high yields over many years.

MANAGEMENT

  • In high input situations, maximum yield can be attained by regular applications of nitrogen during the growing season.

ADDITIONAL POINTS

  • Hybrid or Italian ryegrass can be added if required to enhance yield during the early establishment years, especially if the initial year is managed as a cut.#
  • In a cattle grazing situation, MSP ‘Cutting’ Clover Blend should be used.

OTHER GRASS SEED MIXTURES

The Tyne Short Term Ley
The Forth Short Term Ley
The Aln 3-4 Year Intensive Cut & Graze
The Till 4-5 Year Medium Term Cut & Graze
The Burns Permanent Coquet Long Term Dual Purpose with Early Bite
The Burns Permanent Teviot Dual Purpose Mix
The Burns Permanent Bowmont Dual Purpose Long Term Cut & Graze
The Burns Permanent Yarrow Permanent Pasture Long Term Grazing

View our 2021 Grass Seed Brochure

If you’re interested in this grass seed mixture, please get in touch or contact your farm rep!