The table below is from the Grass and White Clover Irish Recommended list 2016 as published by the Department of Agriculture.

*DMD and WSC controls data is shown as g/100g on this Table and have been taken from both the GP and SG Trials.

Ground Cover values for Simulated Grazing are derived from Year 2 values.

 

Note: Varieties marked in green are in DLF Mixtures.

INTERMEDIATE PERENNIAL GENERAL PURPOSE TRIALS

 

Variety Heading Date Total Rel. Yield Ground Cover Spring Growth 1st Cut Silage 2nd Cut Silage Autumn Growth
Control Mean (tDM/ha)   14.7 6.4 1.1 4.7 3.9 3.2
Boyne 22-May 103 6.9 112 110 100 97
Nifty 27-May 99 6.7 97 104 92 101
Rosetta 24-May 100 6.7 114 103 90 99
Abermagic 31-May 100

6.8

88 97 100 106
Solomon 21-May 99 6.6 116 104 94 93
 
Seagoe (T) 28-May 102 6.1 101 109 100 95
Magician (T) 22-May 99 6 107 105 98 94
Carraig (T) 24-May 101 6.6 113 107 96 96
Dunluce (T) 30-May 101 5.9 91 95 112 101
 

The table below is from the Grass and White Clover Irish Recommended list 2016 as published by the Department of Agriculture.

*DMD and WSC controls data is shown as g/100g on this Table and have been taken from both the GP and SG Trials.

Ground Cover values for Simulated Grazing are derived from Year 2 values.

 

Note: Varieties marked in green are in DLF Mixtures.

LATE PERENNIAL RYEGRASS GENERAL PURPOSE TRIALS

 

Variety Heading Date Total Rel. Yield Ground Cover Spring Growth 1st Cut Silage 2nd Cut Silage Autumn Growth
Control Mean (tDM/ha)   14.0 6.6 1.0 4.5 3.9 3.0
Kerry 01-Jun 104 6.4 123 95 106 101
Glenroyal 05-Jun 100 7.2 95 95 106 101
Stefani 02-Jun 98 7 107 101 98 94
Aberchoice 09-Jun 102

6.6

95 93 111 105
Piccadilly 03-Jun 100 7.1 103 107 94 97
Clanrye 06-Jun 100 7.1 97 96 112 95
Glenveagh 02-Jun 99 7.4 88 100 99 99
Majestic 02-Jun 99 7.2 104 97 96 101
Drumbo 07-Jun 98 6.7 102 91 102 94
Tyrella 04-Jun 97 6.7 114 100 91 93
               
Solas (T) 10-Jun 105 6.4 100 94 114 108
Delphin (T) 02-Jun 103 5.9 107 105 102 101
Aspect (T) 06-Jun 102 6.7 103 96 107 102
Xenon (T) 11-Jun 102 6.8 93 92 118 100
Twymax (T) 07-Jun 101 6.4 95 98 110 98
Abergain (T) 05-Jun 107 6.2 121 105 106 106
Aberplentiful (T) 09-Jun 104 6.3 98 97 110 108
Kintyre (T) 07-Jun 104 6.1 102 96 110 108
Navan (T) 06-Jun 102 6.2 91 95 108 107
Astonenergy (T) 02-Jun 101 5.6 91 102 98 102
Alfonso (T) 04-Jun 98 6.2 101 100 95 98