Brasuda

4 Arid Mix

ARID MIX

Arid Mix is a six grass species mix consisting of Blue Buffalo grass, Tijuca, Aries, MG4, Rhodes and Wool grass. These dryland grasses are ideal for lower rainfall regions that have an annual rainfall between 200mm and 500mm.  Some of the benefits of the Arid Mix are; high cold and drought tolerance; good digestibility and palatability; it can grow in most soil types; it delivers reasonable yields. The Arid seeds are coated for additional seedling nutrition, protection against insects and protection against seedling rot. The Arid Mix is suitable for Game, Sheep, Goats and Cattle. It can be used for direct grazing and hay-making.  

Aries II

Aries II is a perennial forage grass with decumbent tussocks, great tillering capacity and narrow hairless leaves. One of the main characteristics of this cultivar is its regrowth capacity after grazing. It is very well received by cattle, horses, sheep and goats.

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Blue Buffalo grass

Blue Buffalo grass is a summer perennial forage crop. The plants are tufted and can have short rhizomes. It is very drought resistant and can grow in most soil types. It is ideal for soil cover and erosion control. 

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MG-4

MG-4 is a perennial tropical grass with very low demands in soil fertility. It has a good production of dry matter. Its management is simpler than that of MG 5, but it tends to have a smaller yield. It is suitable for beef and dairy cattle. It is not consumed by horses. It is resistant to cold weather with a good and fast regrowth after the event.

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Rhodes grass

Rhodes grass is a hardy, evergreen tufted perennial grass used to restore soil structure and improve organic matter levels. It can effectively out-compete and smother weeds. It develops good ground cover and effectively mitigates soil erosion once established.

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Tijuca

Tijuca is a medium type tertraploid perennial grass with many thin tillers, good seed production, no dormancy, high yield and good cold resistance. It is suitable for beef cattle, dairy cattle and horses

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Wool grass

Wool grass a.k.a Bottle brush grass is a perennial, tufted grass with a single inflorescence. It is very palatable and is sought after by domestic animals and wildlife alike. It is very drought resistant. It can grow on infertile soils and is tolerant to low levels of phosphorus.

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ARID MIX

Arid Mix is a six grass species mix consisting of Blue Buffalo grass, Tijuca, Aries, MG4, Rhodes and Wool grass. These dryland grasses are ideal for lower rainfall regions that have an annual rainfall between 200mm and 500mm.  Some of the benefits of the Arid Mix are; high cold and drought tolerance; good digestibility and palatability; it can grow in most soil types; it delivers reasonable yields. The Arid Mix is suitable for Game, Sheep, Goats and Cattle. It can be used for direct grazing and hay-making.  

Aries II

Aries II is a perennial forage grass with decumbent tussocks, great tillering capacity and narrow hairless leaves. One of the main characteristics of this cultivar is its regrowth capacity after grazing. It is very well received by cattle, horses, sheep and goats.

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Blue Buffalo grass

Blue Buffalo grass is a summer perennial forage crop. The plants are tufted and can have short rhizomes. It is very drought resistant and can grow in most soil types. It is ideal for soil cover and erosion control. 

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MG-4

MG-4 is a perennial tropical grass with very low demands in soil fertility. It has a good production of dry matter. It is suitable for beef and dairy cattle. It is not consumed by horses. It is resistant to cold weather with a good and fast regrowth after the event.

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Rhodes grass

Rhodes grass is a hardy, evergreen tufted perennial grass used to restore soil structure and improve organic matter levels. It can effectively out-compete and smother weeds. It develops good ground cover and effectively mitigates soil erosion once established.

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Tijuca

Tijuca is a medium type tertraploid perennial grass with many thin tillers, good seed production, no dormancy, high yield and good cold resistance. It is suitable for beef cattle, dairy cattle and horses

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Wool grass

Wool grass a.k.a Bottle brush grass is a perennial, tufted grass with a single inflorescence. It is very palatable and is sought after by domestic animals and wildlife alike. It is very drought resistant. It can grow in infertile soils and is tolerant to low levels of phosphorus.

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NB: Due to the current unavailability of Tijuca, the Tijuca in this mixture will be replaced by another perennial forage grass variety (MG5).

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