Why use pearl millet?
It produces forage that is free from hydrogen cyanide which is present in other species, such as sorghum, meaning it is suitable for feeding all types of young livestock. Very leafy plant with a high protein content and a good root system.
USES: Pasture, Silage, Green Fodder, Hay Bales, Haylage
ANIMALS: CATTLE, SHEEP AND GOATS, HORSES
Sowing time: early summer
Maturity cycle: early
Seed rate : 20 – 40 kg/ha
Seed depth: 1- 2 cm