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Dual purpose cow pea with high forage production potential.
Brown Mixed is an annual sub-tropical summer legume suitable for grazing, hay, silage, green manure and rotation crop.
Ideal planting time ranges from October to December.
Sub-tropical, legume type
Annual, summer production period
Dual purpose legume
Drought tolerance once established
High forage production potential with good quality
Crude protein: 13 - 18 %
Digestibility: 50 - 60 %
Dry matter production: 5 - 15 t/ha/annum
Used for grazing, hay, silage, green manure and rotation crop
Adapted to most soil types, tolerates sandy, wet and acid soils
Plant during October - November
Seeding rate: 15 - 20 kg/ha dryland
Seeding rate: 20 - 25 kg/ha irrigation
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