Cropmark Seeds - Only the best - Matrix Enhanced Ryegrass

By: Cropmark Seeds  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Dairy Farmer, Perennial Ryegrass

Matrix is a thoroughly proven, high performing and uniquely different Enhanced ® perennial ryegrass variety of meadow fescue and perennial ryegrass parentage, having high ME and digestibility and with very high year-round yields, strong winter / early spring activity, and very late heading (+23 days) for improved quality in late spring.

Matrix is available in standard and low endophyte.

:: Product features ::

Matrix Enhanced ® Ryegrass has the following benefits:

  • An Enhanced® perennial ryegrass
  • Very high DM production (consistently superior performance in NFVT trials)
  • Very strong late winter, early spring growth activity
  • Very high metabolisable energy and digestibility
  • Very high palatability and stock preference
  • Strong persistence
  • Very late heading (+ 23 days)  to maintain pasture quality longer into spring
  • Low aftermath heading – returns to vegetative state quickly
  • Fine, dense growth habit
  • Very disease resistant - especially leaf rust

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:: Endorsements ::

Terry Brenstrum - Dairy Farmer – Dargaville, Northland
"We have had outstanding success with Matrix. It holds its quality longer into the season and hardly produces a seed head, and when it does, the cows clean it up anyway. That is a huge advantage as it saves us so much time and money."

Jon & Sharon Pike - Dairy Farmers – Knapdale, Southland
"The Matrix has proven itself year after year and consistently provides us with large amounts of quality feed. The cows perform very well on Matrix and it is a very tough, persistent grass, handling our very wet soils extremely well." Aaron and Raewyn King - Dairy farmers – Waikaka, Southland
"Matrix handles the farm’s extremes in weather and soil conditions from extremely wet to dry.  It recovers extremely well from heavy grazing, and produces high quantities of quality feed. You can rely on Matrix to perform year after year." Barry and Belinda Dodd- Sheep & beef farmers – Pukerau, Southland
"We have used Matrix over the last six years and have always been impressed with its all year round growth but especially its winter and spring production. We have found Matrix to be a solid and dependable ryegrass which performs to a high standard. Our stock seem to like Matrix and they perform well on it."

Keywords: Dairy Farmer, Perennial Ryegrass

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