Selected for its high yields and rapid establishment, Thumpa displays the classic qualities of a good tetraploid Italian ryegrass. Quick to establish and Ideal for rotational grazing, Thumpa is an excellent winter crop solution for Australian sheep, beef or dairy farmers.
As a tetraploid that flowers late, Thumpa stays upright and provides high quality feed late into the season.
Pasture seed sowing rate (sole): 20-35kg/ha
Pasture seed sowing rate (mixed): 10-25kg/ha
Minimum 600mm rainfall per annum unless irrigated