SF Rossi

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SF Rossi is a diploid red clover bred by RAGT in Europe.
It has good first year production and improved pest and disease resistance to ensure improved second year yield.

Agronomic features:
  • Diploid red clover
    Lower sowing rate needed per hectare to reduce costs

  • High first year yield
    Provides yield benefit for areas where red clover may only last one year

  • Excellent pest and disease resistance
    Improved plant density into second year. Provides greater second year yields

Forage EBV’s – compared to industry standards*

RED CLOVER AUTUMN/WINTER YIELD SPRING/SUMMER YIELD TOTAL YIELD
SF Rossi 114 112 113
NZ Red 100 100 100

* Source: red clover trial Gundagai 2008.

Sowing rate

6-10kg/ha
Alone

4-6kg/ha
As sole clover with perennial grass

2-3kg/ha
With perennial grass and other clovers 

Stock suitability

All livestock types
Silage & hay

Maturity

early maturity 

Australian release

>2009