Puna

High yielding, outstanding persistence.

  • Very high summer productivity
  • Doesn't cause bloat 
  • Deep taproot
  • Excellent grazing tolerance
  • Sowing Rate 1-15kg/ha
  • Growing Seasons Autumn,Spring,Summer,Winter
  • Grazing Seasons Spring,Summer,Autumn,Winter
  • Rainfall Minimum 500mm per annum

Puna is ideally suited to intensive sheep and beef grazing systems due to its prostrate growth. Puna is a reliable performer offering high quality feed through summer months making it an ideal companion in a finishing system. 

Grazing management

Chicory should be rotationally grazed for best performance and persistence. Hard grazing, particularly in wet conditions, may cause damage to the crown and can affect production and persistence.

Rainfall

Minimum 500mm rainfall per annum unless irrigated

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