31 March 2000

Seed house guide to grass & forage

THE latest information on grass and forage seed varieties is provided in Oliver Seeds 2000 Grass and Forage Guide.

The grass mixture portfolio is said to contain high yielding, high intake and persistent varieties which showed high performance levels in NIAB trials.

Nutritional characteristics such as high starch and high digestible fibre receive attention in the guides maize varieties section.

Details on forage legumes such as lucerne and wholecrop peas, and information on conservation stewardship and game cover products are also included in the free guide (01522-730836, fax 01522-731069).