Tropical perennial grasses - grazing management


In the first year after sowing, grazing should be avoided until plants have a well developed root system.

Test how well plants are anchored by pulling the plant by hand.

It is also preferable in the first year to allow the pasture to flower and produce seed before commencing grazing.

Topics covered in this Primefact include:

  • In the first year after sowing
  • Established stands
  • Animal health issues


Primefact 1020

Published: Jun 2010