Main characteristics:

  • Used as forage, grain and cover crop.
  • Excellent adaptation to droughts and low temperatures.
  • Growths in soils with low levels of fertility, light and scarce structure. Not suitable for heavy and poorly drained soils.
  • Vegetative cycle: 140 – 160 days.
  • Height: 1.5mt.
DM PRODUCTION 5,000 – 6,000 kg / DM/ha/year
DENSITY 30 – 45 kg/ha
SOILS Suitable for different types of soils (loam, sandy loam, clay loam).
SEEDING DATE (Approximately depending on region and usage): Central and South regions:  February - April
North-eastern regions March - May
Norwest regions: April - June