Lucerne has a deep taproot which can extract available water from the soil profile and also has high water use efficiency, making it a very drought tolerant species.
Lucerne can fix its own nitrogen and is proportional to the foliage grown (approximately 25kg N/t above ground dry matter).
The ultimate choice for grazing tolerant lucerne. Stamina GT5 is a high performing lucerne variety that will produce quality hay and grazing opportunities for seven to ten years. It is a true grazing tolerant lucerne which has been trialled over man...
Stamina GT6 combines useful winter growth, great persistence and the ability to tolerate set stocking of sheep (though not recommended for lamb finishing). It provides excellent yield and quality during warmer growing months.
Grazing tolerance and winter activity - the ultimate comination. Torrens GT8 is the first grazing tolerant highly winter active lucerne to be released to the Australian market.