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Highly persistent with proven animal production benefits

Tekapo is a deep rooted persistent and palatable continental type cocksfoot ideally suited to high rainfall environments. With its prostrate growth habit, Tekapo offers real flexibility in a range of grazing systems such as set stocking or hard rotational grazing.

Key uses and benefits
  • Highly persistent and drought tolerant
  • Suitable for set stocking or hard rotational grazing by sheep
  • Excellent quality through warmer months
  • Careful grazing management required in the first year
Sowing Guide
  • Sowing rates should be 2–6kg/ha
  • Should be sown in early autumn for the best establishment
Rainfall Guide

Minimum 550mm rainfall per annum unless irrigated

Forage Focus
Programmed Approach to Pasture Renewal

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