MG-4 Brachiaria

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Overview

Brachiaria MG-4 - Matsuda Genetics-4

product Details

Origin: Africa/Matsuda
Scientific name: Brachiaria brizantha cv. MG-4 (sin. Urochloa brizantha)
Soil fertility:: Medium to low
Growth habit: Decumbent tussocks
Height: 3.30 - 4.90 ft
Utilisation: Direct grazing and hay making
Digestibility: Good
Palatability: Good
Rainfall requirements: Above 31 in/year
Drought tolerance: High
Cold tolerance: Medium
Crude protein content: 9 to 11%
Compatibility: With all legumes
Sowing depth: 0.40 - 0.80 in
Vegetative cycle: Perennial
Forage production: 10 to 12 ton DM/ha/year