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SPINELESS BURR MEDICS
A good grazing medic crop.
Santiago is an annual winter legume suitable for grazing, pasture mix, crop rotation, cover crop and soil health.
Ideal planting time ranges from April to May.
Annual, winter production period
Good nitrogen fixation
Good grazing crop
Crude protein: 17 - 23%
Digestibility: 55 - 75%
Dry matter production: 7 - 14 t/ha/annum
Used for grazing, pasture mix, crop rotation, cover crop, soil health
Adapted to most soil types, tolerates acid to alkaline soils
Plant during April to May
Seeding rate: 3 - 8 kg/ha dryland
Seeding rate: 8 - 15 kg/ha irrigation
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