Gold Sward

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Dual purpose mix with a very close heading date spread.

  • A 55:45 diploid tetraploid grass seed mix.
  • Gold Sward will result in a dense leafy sward suited to intensive animal production systems.
  • Mixture designed for an early graze, followed by a cut of silage in May/June and good grazing afterwards.
    • 5.0kg Abergain(T)
    • 3.0kg Aberchoice(D)
    • 3.0kg Ballyvoy(D)
    • 1.0kg Pelleted White Clover Blend
    • Also available without clover

NOTE: Diploid (D) &Tetraploid (T) varieties are shown by the presence of the symbol after the variety name.

Key Features

Abergain (T)

  • The “top” most sought after grass variety and is a must in all grass seed mixes in intensive farming situations.
  • Consistently in the top 3 of Teagasc ‘Pasture Profit Index’ since it began.
  • One of the top late heading tetraploids with a total score of €212 on the PPI.
  • Abergain is the highest quality variety with excellent palatability for higher utilization of your swards.

Aberchoice (D)

  • Top late heading diploid variety on the PPI with a score of €182.
  • A variety that allows a good cut of silage and exceptional autumn growth for grazing afterwards.
  • One of the four late heading diploids that have a positive score for quality on the Teagasc PPI.

Ballyvoy (D)

  • New for 2021 & 2nd best late diploid on the PPI with a score of €167.
  • Excellent seasonal growth, especially for spring.
  • High quality for improved palatability.

Pelleted White Clover Blend:

  • A blend of high yielding, nitrogen tolerant clovers that all score well for persistence.

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