Second Crops

Which agricultural grass mixes are the right ones?

You should follow the criteria below when selecting your agricultural grasses:

  • Quick growth
  • High yield potential
  • High-output varieties



Second Crops

PremiumSaat A1

  • One to two-year use
  • High yields possible

Mix:

100 % Welsh rye grass

Sowing densitySowing time
40-45 kg/hJuly to September

Second Crops

PremiumSaat A2

  • Stored for one winter at most
  • 3-4 harvests possible

Mix:

67 % Welsh rye grass

33 % annual rye grass

Sowing densitySowing time
40-45 kg/hMarch to April

Second Crops

PremiumSaat A4

  • Forage grass quartet
  • Quick-growing and non-perennial mix
  • Ideal for use as second crop and catch crop

Mix:

100 % Welsh rye grass

Sowing densitySowing time
40-45 kg/hMarch to August

Which perennial rye is the right one?

You should follow the criteria below when selecting your perennial rye:

  • High stability
  • Quick development of mass in the spring
  • Compatible with late sowing



Second Crops

Speedogreen

  • Stable long straw with high mass yield
  • Suitable for late sowing and develops quickly in the spring

Early sowingNormal sowingLate sowing
280-300 grains/m²320-350 grains/m²350-400 grains/m²

Second Crops

Protector

  • Moderate-to-good-stability long straw with high mass yield
  • Suitable for late sowing

Early sowingNormal sowingLate sowing
280-300 grains/m²320-350 grains/m²350-400 grains/m²


This might also interest you:

IQ-Plant

IQ-Plant: The crop farming app

The free IQ-Plant app provides you with current crop farming recommendations and warnings from your region for all significant cultures. In addition, over 900 contact partners from local Raiffeisen cooperatives and crop farming sales advisers from AGRAVIS can be reached via the IQ-Plant app.

Since the beginning of March 2016 IQ-Plant has also provided a 3-day fertilising weather forecast as well as extended product information that is tailored to the individual location.


The app is available for download on Android and iOS.