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Suggested Ryegrass Mixes (Clovers are included in the mixes) 

Diploid Perennial Ryegrass/Clover Mixes 8-12+ years

MIX A Tough/Hard Country Mix - This is the toughest mix that we can offer, great for hill country where land conditions are hard on grass. This grass mix has less seed head for better quality in summer time. It will last longer than any other perennial ryegrass mix. It is recommended to people who do not want to regrass for a very long time. production in Summer/Autumn time is considerably more than the NUI types grasses.

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MIX B Persistant Plus - Mix B is not only long lasting and tough but it gives good growth all year round for a diploid grass mix. It is ideal for those who want a long lasting grass with consistent hogh yielding growth and a taste that the stock will enjoy. 

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MIX C Sugar Grass Mix - The stock will like this Mix C. Great quality grass which will grow well in Summer and Autumn. Stock will perform well on it and it will last longer than most other grasses. 

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MIX D Standard Fertilizer - Grows well for farmers with standard or basic fertilizer plans. This mix is ideal for  sheep farmers who is looking for a good yield without putting in huge fertilizer amount.Up to 50% yield difference in grass types in standard fertiliser programmes, must choose grass type wisely.  

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MIX E : Early Spring Growth  - Excellent Spring growth proven over many years specially in August the handful of grass types produce at least 30% more DM than most diploid grasses.A must for dairy grazing 

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MIX F: Summer Grass Quality - In Summer seed head, low aftermath grass types maintain the  bottom grass leaf and throw much less seed head up. Improving grass quality,palatability and DM production in Summer time, it is also ideal for dairy and lamb fattening.In most cases gives more persistency on Low Aftermath Heading.

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MIX G: Low Cost Ryegrass: There is only one diploid ryegrass which can match some of the main diploids with good DM production  ,persistency and seed head quality.

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Tetraploid Perennial Ryegrass/Clover mixes 6-10 years

MIX H Tetraploid Perennial Max Growth - This mix with our top grasses in our trial will give you the best growth possible. It has the water solubility of tetraploid perennial grasses with amazing quality. Cows milk better off this and grass responds 5% better to urea than diploid grasses. This mix is ideal for dairy farmers doing rotational grazing, silage or want the best growth in the first five years.  

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MIX I Tetraploid Persistency - Trials on farm & off farm have shown mixing too much diploid grasses with tetraploid grasses compromise the DM significantly of the tetraploid ryegrass. So to gain persistency out of the  perennial tetraploid ryegrasses, must choose the correct perennial tetraploid, mix a small amount of quality medium leaf diploid or fine dense perennial tetraploid,in order not to compromise the growth of the main perennial tetraploid.

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MIX J Tetraploid (Low cost) - Tetraploid perennial ryegrass that has a good sound all year round production. 

1) Tetraploid perennial ryegrass shown to have top Spring production of any perennial ryegrass 

2) Perennial tetraploid ryegrass consistently in 6 years trialling has been near the top in regards to DM all year round

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MIX K Long Rotation Mix - Crossed bred italian ryegrass mixes which give great winter, spring growth and high palatability. Ideal for those who want early season growth with high quality feed and want to maximise urea applications. CALL 0800 222 119 for more information or click here to order online.

Italian X Ryegrass/Clover Mixes 2-5 years

MIX L Italian Whole Crop Ultra - From seedling to bulk grass, fastest  growth available This is ideal for whole crop use or short term grazing. (1-2 years) 

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MIX M Italian Cross mixes - Italian X ryegrasses that have high perennial % (40-60%), consistently give better DM production for the whole year, versus straight italian types, which mainly have higher winter production, except for one variety which has exceptional quality and DM all year round.

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MIX N Max Winter/Spring Growth - Top italian varieties have been proven over many years to have the top winter/spring production and should last at least 3 years.  

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MIX O New generation Italian - Persistent fast growing ryegrass that seems to have the ability to perform in all seasons, with great quality much less seed head over other italian types

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MIX P Italian Meadow-fescue Cross - There is only one variety that performs well, with exceptional Spring growth, very persistent for an italian X and can handle seasonal differences very well. 

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