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Super Sweet Sudan

Pioneer® brand Super Sweet Sudan (SSS) is quick to graze and sustains multiple and intensive grazings. SSS produces high-quality hay and round bale silage suitable for sheep and cattle. This hybrid is a unique Australian product, bred for Australian conditions.

Description

GROW MORE WITH LESS. The next generation hybrid. A unique Australian product, bred for Australian conditions.

New Super Sweet Sudan hybrid is quick to graze and sustains mutiple and intensive grazings. SSS produces high quality hay and round bale silage suitable for sheep and cattle. Adaptable early or late planting.

  • GROW MORE WITH LESS – High quality smaller seed means you plant more hectares with less kilograms
  • Wide area adaptation
  • Very fast growth and re-growth
  • Prolific tillering habit
  • Superfine stems
  • Super sweet and leafy
  • Super high-quality hay
  • Highly palatable at all stages of maturity and growth
  • Suited for dryland situations and intensive irrigation

Level of Management Required

Plant 2.5-3 cm deep into moisture. Best results when using a planter with press wheels or followed by a roller to improve seed soil contact. Best quality feed when grazed or cut on a regular basis.

Grazing Tips

Super sweet fine stems produce excellent palatability and quality. Initial grazing between 70 cm and 120 cm tall and follow up grazing between 50 cm and 120 cm tall.

Row Spacings

Narrow spacing (10-30 cm) is preferred for maximum yield and quality. Wider spacing’s (30 cm+) in more marginal dryland areas is also common for grazing purposes.

Planting Rate

Marginal Dryland: 2.5-5 kg/ha

Good Dryland: 6-12 kg/ha

Irrigation and Coastal: 12-16 kg/ha


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Notman Pasture Seeds have been in the Australia forage seeds business since 1987 and have proudly supported farmers around the country. To discuss your pasture & cropping plans call our experienced team on (03) 5659 2314.

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