SF Greenly II

SF Greenly ll cocksfoot is a robust, fine leaved and upright cocksfoot that produces well in a range of environments. Its soft leaves have less tendency to clump than traditional varieties. SF Greenly ll can provide substantial yields of quality forage in environments when other pasture species tend to struggle. New breeding helps ensure palatability and productivity. An ideal companion to any perennial ryegrass pasture to help build resilience (reduce rate of perennial ryegrass to accommodate).

Agronomic features:
  • New breeding = soft leaved variety
  • Upright growth compatible with legumes
  • Bred for quick establishment
  • Performance in New Zealand conditions
  • Ideally planted with SF Rosabrook/SF Narrikup subterranean clovers
  • Include in perennial ryegrass mixes to help build resilience and persistence

Feed available

Option for summer dry regions, performs over warmer months.

Stock suitability

All types, especially sheep, can be set stocked.

Sowing rate

6-10kg/ha
as main grass component of mix with compatible legumes such as subterranean clover or lucerne.

2-5kg/ha
as secondary grass component of permanent pasture mix.

“We can bang out a 20kg lamb here pretty easy and I’m sure it’s the grass that’s doing it. We’ve been using it about five years and it persists – that’s what we want.”