Annual Ryegrass

SF CatapulT

tetraploid annual ryegrass

SF CatapulT is an early flowering tetraploid annual ryegrass selected for fast establishment and high winter forage yield. It is well suited to wet soils and for winter grazing and closing up for silage or early hay. It is an ideal replacement for Tetila types.

Features Benefits
Fast establishment Excellent for sowing into kikuyu
Tetraploid Good quality during winter and early spring. Enables more light into sward for companion legumes
Mid season flowering Well suited to silage or early hay

Australian Release

2008

Stock Suitability

Suited to all livestock types, silage and hay

Sowing Rate

35-50kg/ha Oversowing kikuyu and >850mm irrigation

25-30kg/ha 700-850mm rainfall

20-25kg/ha 500-700mm rainfall

15kg/ha Overdrilling perennial pastures