SF Indulgence

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SF Indulgence is the world first release of the unique new DipQ concept. The DipQ tag has been assigned to Seed Force varieties that have measured levels of improved quality which are drivers of animal production and can improve profitability. SF Indulgence is a fine leaf, densely tillered and persistent Italian ryegrass. It has now demonstrated its DipQ status here and will set a new standard for short-term ryegrass in the market.

Agronomic features:
  • Diploid Italian Ryegrass
    High tillering and dense variety

  • Outstanding feed quality
    Cool season quality benefits of a tetraploid. Warm season persistence and quality of a diploid

  • Excellent disease rating with very low rust
    Late season feed maintaining high quality

Forage EBV’s – compared to industry standards*

CULTIVAR PLOIDY WINTER
YIELD
SPRING
YIELD
SUMMER
YIELD
TOTAL
YIELD
FLOWERING
DAYS FROM
TETILA
ME
MJ/KG
DM
CP % NDF
%
EXTRA
MEAT
VALUE
$/HA
EXTRA
MILK
VALUE
$/HA
NO. OF
TRIALS
% CRUSADER NSW WA
SF Indulgence dip. 98 106 103 102 +14 +21 11.35 21.87 43.45 +$251 +$400 41
Crusader dip. 100 100 100 100 +12 +18 11.10 22.29 46.08 $0 $0 42
Feast II tet. 101 103 104 102 +12 11.20 22.51 44.44 $114 $200 37
Jeanne tet. 90 97 81 94 +14 11.26 20.65 44.12 $0 +$52 15

*Yields based on up to 42 trials 2006-2015.
*Meat and Milk values developed using Seed Force’s Animal Performance Calculator, based on 65% pasture utilisation for meat at $2.50/kg liveweight, and 75% utilisation for milk at 40c/litre.

Sowing rate

30-40kg/ha
Oversowing kikuyu

30-40kg/ha
>850mm irrigation 

20-25kg/ha
700-850mm rainfall 

20kg/ha
500-700mm rainfall

15kg/ha
Overdrilling perennial pastures

Stock suitability

All livestock types
Silage & hay

Maturity

Late maturity 

Australian release

>2007