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THE LEADERS IN CULTIVATED PASTURES

PASTURE IS PROFIT! BRAZseed is currently ahead in the development of Brazilian pastures in Africa. More than 50 000 hectares. Do not miss this opportunity. Become part of the winning recipe that turned Brazil Agriculture into an international success Varieties Brachiaria Marandu Panicum Mombaca Brachiaria Piata For Dry land For Irrigation For Dry land USES Grazing Grazing Grazing Hay Hay Hay Baling Baling Baling Silage Silage Silage CHARACTERISTICS Vegetative Cycle: Perennial (8 – 10 years) Perennial (8 – 10 years) Perennial (8 – 10 years) Growth inhabit: Clump (Stoloniferous) Upright Clump Clump (Stoloniferous) Training time: 60 - 80 days 60 - 80 days 60 – 80 days Cutting height (grazing): Start grazing at 35cm, Start grazing at 90cm Start grazing at 35cm rotate at 20cm rotate at 20cm rotate at 20cm Dry matter (DM): 14 ton/ha/year 28 – 40 ton+/ha/year 15 ton/ha/year Crude protein DM: 10 – 13% 12 – 18% 9,50% Acceptability: Good Excellent Good Digestibility: Good Good Good *DM return at seeding rate of 5kg/ha TOLERANCE Drought: Medium Medium Medium Ponding: Medium Low Low Cold: Medium Medium Medium PLANTING Soil fertility requirement: Medium Medium High Season: Late spring to high summer Late spring to high summer Late spring to high summer Fertilization: According to soil analysis According to soil analysis According to soil analysis Dept: Maximum 2cm Maximum 2cm Maximum 0,5cm Row width 150mm – 250mm 150mm – 250mm 150mm – 250mm Planting method: Fine seed planter or sow Fine seed planter or sow Fine seed planter or sow with fertilizer sower with fertilizer sower with fertilizer sower

* Latest recommended plant time is no later than three months before first frost/winter cold MINIMUM QUANTITIES Unit: 5-7 kg/hectare , 7-10kg/hectare 5-7 kg/hectare

Agriserve Zambia: Renier +260 96 849 3456

5 kg bags 5 - 7 kg/hectare

5 kg bags 7 - 10 kg/hectare

Willem +260 96 562 0775 Tim Smith: +260 96 301 2250

5 kg bags 5 - 7 kg/hectare

Stephen Wells: +260 96 560 0652 Mike & Johan +260 96 377 0285

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