continental tall fescue
SF Festival is an 11 clone synthetic variety developed in the USA. Each clone was selected for outstanding yield, quality and rust resistance.
It is a persistent and productive forage type with better summer production and tolerance to both summer heat and winter cold.
SF Festival has performed well in USA University trials and on commercial farms in Australia.
|Persistent||Handles both heat and cool climates. Ideal for summer production|
|Very good yields||A good perennial pasture option for areas with summer rainfall or irrigation|
|Excellent in mixes with clovers||Provides a better balance with clovers than perennial ryegrass or phalaris due to its slower establishment|
All livestock types
20kg/ha >850mm irrigation
15-20kg/ha 700-850mm rainfall
10-15kg/ha 500-700mm rainfall