Tropical perennial grasses for northern inland NSW


Introduced perennial tropical grasses are used extensively in the warmer regions of northern New South Wales (NSW) where they make a major contribution to livestock production.

Their use is also increasing in many environments throughout the central west of NSW.

This Primefact covers the following topics:

  • Variety selection
  • Species mixtures
  • Establishment
  • Sowing
  • Seed dormancy
  • Nutrition and companion legumes
  • Grazing management


Primefact 1051

Published: Aug 2010