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 GRAZING TRIALS

 

Variety Total Rel. Yield Ground Cover Spring Growth Summer Growth Autumn Growth DMD* % WSC* %
Control Mean (tDM/ha) 10.2 6.5 1.1 7.0 2.1 82.9 21.4
Kerry 103 6.4 106 103 104 99.6 106
Glenroyal 103 7.3 103 103 104 99.7 98
Stefani 98 7 98 98 97 99.5 94
Aberchoice 105

6.5

100 106 106 101.6 119
Piccadilly 99 7.2 101 99 96 98.7 90
Clanrye 102 7.6 106 103 95 99.3 93
Glenveagh 101 7.5 102 101 99 99.2 95
Majestic 102 7.3 108 100 105 98.9 94
Drumbo 100 6.7 101 99 101 100.9 107
Tyrella 96 6.7 109 944 94 99.7 101
               
Solas (T) 106 6.4 106 104 113 101.1 108
Delphin (T) 101 535 97 103 99 100.3 100
Aspect (T) 102 6.7 101 103 98 101.2 105
Xenon (T) 102 6.8 99 102 102 101.1 108
Twymax (T) 99 6.1 8.1 104 94 100.8 103
Abergain (T) 105 6.1 108 104 104 102 115
Aberplentiful (T) 108 6.1 111 107 107 100.9 104
Kintyre (T) 103 6.4 102 101 111 100.9 106
Navan (T) 102 6.2 93 102 108 100.7 105
Astonenergy (T) 101 5.7 91 101 104 102 114
Alfonso (T) 101 6.3 94 102 103 101.4 111
 

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 RYEGRASS GRAZING TRIALS

 

Variety Total Rel. Yield Ground Cover Spring Growth Summer Growth Autumn Growth DMD* % WSC* %
Control Mean (tDM/ha) 10.7 6.2 1.3 7.1 2.3 83.3 21.8
Boyne 105 6.8 110 105 103 99.3 100
Nifty 105 6.8 110 105 103 97.6 90
Rosetta 99 6.8 116 96 97 99.1 93
Abermagic 105

6.6

96 105 109 100.7 112
Solomon 97 6.8 106 97 92 98.4 90
 
Seagoe (T) 99 6.2 90 102 96 100.1 98
Magician (T) 97 5.9 99 98 94 99.5 92
Carraig (T) 98 6.3 95 100 93 99.1 93
Dunluce (T) 100 5.8 89 102 101 100.6 102