Mach 1 Annual Ryegrass

Mach 1 Annual Ryegrass, bred by DLF Seeds, is a mid maturing (+8 days) tetraploid annual ryegrass with exceptional seeding vigour and grows late into the season.


Mach 1 Annual Ryegrass is a fast establishing, high yielding tetraploid annual ryegrass that produces high quality feed well into spring and early summer. It has excellent recovery from grazing, matures late and is a great option for quality hay and silage. Rotationally graze for maximum growth rates and apply hay booster type fertilisers for extra dry matter production

  • Good seedling vigour and pasture establishment
  • Rapid post grazing recovery
  • Bred for improved rust and leaf spot resistance
  • Mid heading (+8) ryegrass suited to silage/early hay production

Variety Mach 1 Annual Ryegrass
Species Annual Ryegrass
Ploidy Tetraploid
Sowing rate 25-40 kg/ha
Sowing rate (mix) 20-25kg/ha with legume component
Heading Date Early +8 days to Nui=0
Winter activity Very high
Minimum rainfall 500mm
Unit size 25kg, 1000kg