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Long Term Mixtures

HI INTAKE & TIMOTHY

(Long Term pasture with Timothy)

Benefits

  • Improved grazing D value and ground cover for 2021
  • An extremely productive blend of the highest grazing D Value varieties
  • All varieties exhibit brilliant grazing and aftermath digestibility with good disease resistance
  • Hi-Intake’s consistent growth throughout the season allows ease of grazing management
  • Kendal has very high conservation and energy yields
  • Clover content based on highly productive well proven varieties
  • Late diploid PRGs provide excellent ground cover, persistency and winter hardiness
  • Suitable for all livestock types with no compromise on feed quality

£61.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 12.5 - 15
Overseeding Rate 10

Suitability

Long term permanent pasture

Available with Chicory and Plantain

Economy version also available.

Contents

2.00kg Nifty Intermediate Ryegrass

2.00kg Kendal Late Ryegrass NEW

2.50kg Bijou Late Ryegrass (T)

3.00kg Aston King Late Ryegrass NEW

3.00kg Oakpark Late Ryegrass

1.00kg Lischka Timothy

0.50kg GFS White Clover Blend

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MULTI-SPECIES

(Long-term herbal grazing ley)

Benefits

  • Suitable for all soil types, particularly productive in drier or drought conditions
  • Ideal for intensive rotational grazing of dairy cows, youngstock, and lamb finishing
  • Good full-season production
  • Will produce an extremely palatable and persistent sward
  • 1st cut will be taken followed by high-quality aftermath grazing (no chicory option)
  • Multi-species leys combine different plant types with complementary characteristics
  • These mixtures contain nitrogen-fixing legumes combined with nitrogen lifting grasses
  • Varying sward growth habits maximise light, moisture, and nutrient uptakes
  • Very effective at improving the soil profile with the deep rooting species
  • Enhanced production and livestock performance particularly in low input systems with reduced fertiliser
  • Improved nutritional potential from several sources of protein, energy, and minerals

£64.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 12.5 - 15

Suitability

Long term herbal grazing ley

Can be cut and followed with high quality aftermath grazing (no chicory option option available if cutting)

A bio-diversity multi-species herbal ley which will adapt and thrive in diverse locations and soil types.

Contents

2.00kg Fedoro Festulolium (Tet)

2.00kg Moira Intermediate (DIP)

2.00kg Aston King Late (DIP)

2.00kg Bijou Late (Tet)

1.50kg Climax Timothy

1.00kg Conartica Meadow Fescue

0.25kg Liflex White Clover (Legume)

0.25kg Gabby White Clover (Legume)

0.35kg Discovery Red Clover (Legume)

0.35kg Rozeta Red Clover (Legume)

0.50kg Puna II Chicory (Herb)

0.25kg Tonic Plantain (Herb)

2.00kg Rada Vetch (Legume)

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GFS WETLAND MEADOW

Permanent productive wetland

Benefits

  • Once established a productive meadow will evolve which will cope with occasional silt covering
  • This mixture is specifically developed to provide quality forage when sown in heavy land prone to waterlogging
  • Meadow fescue increases sward density
  • This mixture only contains long term, late heading and hardy grass species
  • Deep rooted species improve soil structure, increase field drainage and improve the mineral content of the forage
  • Late heading diploid perennial ryegrasses are the most suited perennial ryegrass for wetter conditions
  • Persistently flooded areas spring sowing is recommended to ensure establishment before winter flooding
  • Meadow Fescue and Timothy are the only other two species that will thrive in wetter conditions whilst still producing high yields and persistent sward.
  • Alsike clover is suited to a wide range of conditions and is tolerant of moderate flooding
  • Flexible mixture offering all seasons grazing and if shut up a hay or a later silage cut

£62.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 14

Suitability

Long term permanent pasture designed to survive and thrive under extreme wet conditions such as flood plains and wetland meadows.

Contents

4.00kg Conartica Meadow Fescue

3.00kg Climax Timothy

3.00kg Aston King Late Perennial Ryegrass

3.00kg Oakpark Late Perennial Ryegrass

0.30kg Alsike Clover

0.40kg Liflex Medium White Clover

0.30kg Altaswede Red Clover

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GFS COUNTRY PARKLAND MIX

Permanent Species Rich Parkland

Benefits

  • A species-rich traditional parkland/country estate mixture
  • Uses a wide range of species that can adapt to different climatic conditions
  • The Country Parkland Mix will thrive in drought and waterlogged soil conditions
  • Slow growing and low maintenance seed mixture
  • Periodical grazing or topping will improve the appearance
  • The slow growth rate makes it ideal for mixing with flowers (available separately, see page 63)
  • Species diversity ensures a visually attractive grass mixture
  • A diverse traditional soft/fine hay cut could be taken if required

£80.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 12.5 - 15

Suitability

Permanent pasture providing species rich grazing or soft hay

Contents

10% Small Catstail

20% Creeping Red Fescue

20% Sheeps Fescue

15% Slender Creeping Red Fescue

20% Chewings Fescue

5% Common Bent

5% Crested Dogstail

2% Sweet Vernal Grass

3% Meadow Foxtail

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TRADITIONAL MEADOW

(Permanent Pasture/Non Ryegrass)

Benefits

  • Once established a very persistent sward will be produced
  • A traditional style mixture based on non aggressive grass species
  • Ideal for low input and a more environmental approach to livestock farming
  • Suitable for full season grazing or the production of meadow hay
  • The diversity of species increases Winter hardiness and drought tolerance
  • Inclusion of Clover, herbs and Wildflower options available

£85.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 14
Overseeding Rate 12
Suitable for Equine

Suitability

Long term / permanent pasture

Suitable for Non-Ryegrass Equine pastures.

Low sugar content makes it ideal for laminitis and dietary issues in equine.

Contents

7.0kg Meadow Fescue

1.5kg Timothy

1.5kg Smooth Stalked Meadow Grass

2.8kg Creeping Red Fescue

1.0kg Crested Dogstail

0.1kg Meadow Foxtail

0.1kg Sweet Vernal Grass

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HORSE & PONY PADDOCK

(Long Term multi purpose)

Benefits

  • Provides good quality, palatable grazing for horses
  • Produces a dense, hardwearing easy to manage sward
  • Creates a good crop of hay if the paddock is closed up
  • Creeping Red Fescue minimises trampling damage in wet conditions
  • Suitable for exercise ground as well as providing feed
  • Saves money on supplementary feeds
  • High seed rate ensures good establishment

£58.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 14
Overseeding Rate 10
Suitable for Equine

Suitability

Long term permanent pasture designed with horses in mind, however would carry a variety of stock, suit most situations and soil types as an all round ‘general purpose’ mixture.

Will also provide a cut of hay if the field is shut up

Contents

2.50kg Early Ryegrass 

2.00kg Intermediate Ryegrass

3.00kg Late Ryegrass

3.00kg Amenity Perennial Ryegrass

2.50kg Creeping Red Fescue

1.00kg Timothy

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GFS LONGTERM HAY

Benefits

  • All diploid varieties ensure uniform leaf conditioning and drying
  • Reliable, bulky and high yielding hay crops
  • Inclusion of Timothy improves palatability and visual appearance
  • Very good all round disease resistance helps to produce a clean, dust free hay.
  • Produces a softer hay than GFS Premier Haylage mixture.

£57.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 14
Overseeding Rate 12
Suitable for Equine

Suitability

Long term / Permanent pasture

5 year Hay/Grazing Mix

Suited to most soil types and field conditions.

Herbal option available

Contents

3.00kg Temprano Early PRG

2.00kg Arelio Int PRG

2.00kg Nifty Int PRG

2.50kg Kendal Late PRG

3.00kg LiHerald Meadow Fescue

1.50kg Lischka Timothy

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GFS RENOVATION

Benefits

  • All seed listed and fully certified
  • Perfect for renovation / patching of poached or tired swards
  • Ideal for improving gateways, feeding areas and tracks
  • Improves productivity and stock carrying of the existing sward
  • Increases flexibility in management of old swards

£40.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 12.5
Suitable for Equine
Economically Priced

Suitability

A cost effective mix for use patching gateways, around feeders, high traffic areas or overseeding an existing sward.

Contents

4.00kg Agricultural Ryegrass

4.50kg Agricultural Ryegrass (T)

4.00kg Agricultural Ryegrass 

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ABER MULTICUT

(THE ULTIMATE Long Term Cutting)

Benefits

  • Aber High Sugar Grasses enhances silage fermatation and forage quality
  • Leafy long term cutting ley with consistently high D values
  • Very persistent, lasting 4 years plus
  • High energy silage or zero grazing cuts all season long
  • Multicut will not go stemmy and lose forage quality mid to late season
  • Excellent ground cover for improved production, prevents weed ingress and will carry machinery
  • Improved sward density helps with soil protection
  • The highest possible energy yielding mixture under a cutting regime (MJ/ha)
  • AberGain in the highest conservation yielding tetraploid 108% with the highest ME of 111%

£64.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 13
Overseeding Rate 10
100% aber mixture

Suitability

Ultimate Long Term (4 years +) Cutting Ley

All Aber varieties for increased performance

Red Clover option available

Contents

3.50kg AberZeus PRG Intermediate Dip 

3.50kg AberGreen PRG Intermediate Dip 

3.00kg AberClyde PRG Intermediate Tet 

3.00kg AberGain PRG Late Tet 

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ABER MULTICUT + RED CLOVER

(THE ULTIMATE Long Term Cutting)

Benefits

  • Improving tolerances to stem nematode and sclerotinia
  • Increase the protein content of the sward
  • Improves soil structure
  • Convert atmospheric Nitrogen in to a plant usable form
  • Leave a longer period between cutting to ensure clovers fulfil their full potential (6 weeks)

£66.00

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Sowing Info

Sowing Rate 13
Overseeding Rate 10
100% aber mixture

Suitability

Red Clover is low in dry matter and water soluble carbohydrates. Therefore for effective fermentation, the crop will need to be wilted and or an effective additive applied. 

Contents

3.00kg AberZeus PRG Intermediate Dip 

3.00kg AberGreen PRG Intermediate Dip 

2.50kg AberClyde PRG Intermediate Tet 

2.50kg AberGain PRG Late Tet 

2.00kg Red Clover

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