• Excellent drought tolerance
  • Highly palatable
  • Good disease resistance and insect tolerance
  • Sowing Rate 12.5kg/ha
  • Days to Grazing From 55 To 85
  • Rainfall Minimum 500mm per annum

Produces highly nutritious feed from spring to late autumn

Puna II is a true perennial chicory bred for improved animal performance. It delivers premium quality feed and a high dry matter yield. Puna II is ideally suited to dairy pastures and finishing systems due to its semi-erect growth habit. It has a fast regrowth after grazing, especially if rotationally grazed.

Puna II chicory is a  broad-leaved, perennial forage herb bred from true perennial chicory parents. Puna II chicory has high nutritional quality, improved regrowth after grazing and improved persistence.

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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