perennial ryegrass seed for pasture

However, the coldness and length of exposure to cold required for vernalization varies with grass species and variety. Annual ryegrass is the grass of choice for frost seeding to improve pasture quality because it establishes rapidly, yields better than other ryegrass types through summer, and has the highest yields in the seeding year. Select high yielding varieties to get up to 4 t/a additional yield per year Perennial Ryegrass grass is also used in grass seed mixes. As festuloliums have better persistence, disease resistance and winter hardiness than ryegrasses and better season-long productivity and higher forage quality than fescues (more like ryegrass). Time Apply from preemergence to established perennial and annual ryegrass. Wholesale | Overseeding will require less seed -- generally 15 lbs per acre.,