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Brachiaria Cayman (Amiran)

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Cayman is a Brachiaria hybrid variety. It is a high yielding and nutritious perennial forage grass that is suitable for large and small ruminants for increased beef and milk production. 

  • $30.56

Commercial name: Cayman grass
 Scientific name: Brachiaria hybrid cv. CIAT BR 02/1752
 Growth habit: Tillered; semi-decumbent
 Palatability: High
 Digestibility: High
 Protein potential: Up to 17%
 Tolerance to waterlogging: High
 Tolerance to drought: Good
 Planting density: 8–10 kg/ha; zero tillage, 2.5 - 3 Kg/Acre
 Days to first grazing/cut after germination: 90–100 days on average
 Time in rotation / Regrowth Period: 25–30 days
 Minimum height for animals to exit the paddock: 30 cms
 Soil fertility requirement: Intermediate to high
 Adaptation in m above sea level: 0–1200 m above sea level
 Adaptability to soils with acid pH: High
 Resistance to spittlebug attack: High
 Uses: Grazing, hay, fresh in feeding trough; its quality and production also make it
adequate for use as silage
 Spacing: 50 cm between rows and 50 cm between plants
 Planting Depth: 1 - 2 cm 

    • Weight
      0.6 kg
    • SKU
  • Pack Size
    500 Grams, 1 Kg
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