Tekapo

Highly persistent with proven animal production benefits

  • Highly persistent and drought tolerant
  • Suitable for set stocking or hard rotational grazing by sheep
  • Excellent quality through warmer months
  • Careful grazing management required in the first year
  • Sowing Rate 2
  • Days to Grazing From 85 to 110
  • Growing Seasons Spring, Summer
  • Grazing Seasons Spring, Summer
  • Rainfall Minimum 550mm per annum

Tekapo is a deep rooted persistent and palatable continental type cocksfoot ideally suited to high rainfall environments. With its prostrate growth habit, Tekapo offers real flexibility in a range of grazing systems such as set stocking or hard rotational grazing.

  • Grazing Method Rotational Grazed – Long Term
  • Number of Grazings + 3

Rainfall

Minimum 550mm rainfall per annum unless irrigated

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