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Forage Sorghum (Sorgrow D105 BMR MS)

    Description

    This medium maturing forage sorghum offers the BMR and male sterile traits. Excellent option for single cut harvested forage, or stockpile grazing. The male sterile trait will help ensure no pollination assuming there are no other sorghum, sorghum sudan, or sudan grass stands nearby. 

    Forage Sorghum (Sorgrow D105 BMR MS)

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      $112.50

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      Seeding Rate: 6-10 lbs per acre.

        Description

        This medium maturing forage sorghum offers the BMR and male sterile traits. Excellent option for single cut harvested forage, or stockpile grazing. The male sterile trait will help ensure no pollination assuming there are no other sorghum, sorghum sudan, or sudan grass stands nearby. 

        When is the right time to plant?

        Forage Sorghum (Sorgrow D105 BMR MS) has a minimum germination temp of 62 °F. Reference your average soil temperature to determine ideal planting time.
        Read this article for more info: When Can I Start Planting?

        Basic Info

        N Fix Potential
        Seeds/lb 18000
        C/N at Maturity High
        Growth Habit Upright
        Root Type/Depth Deep Fibrous
        Cold Kill 32 °F
        Dry Matter Potential 5 - 8 tons/acre

        Use & Characteristics

        Maturity Male Sterile days
        Lasting Residue Excellent
        Palatability Very Good
        Hay Harvest Good
        Regrowth Good
        Deep Compaction Excellent
        Surface Compaction Very Good
        Weed Suppression Excellent
        Crimp Kill Difficult

        Planting

        Plant Depth 1/2-1 1/2"
        Min Germ Temp 62 °F
        Drilled Seed Rate 6-10 lbs/acre
        Broadcast Seed Rate 10-15 lbs/acre

        Tolerance

        Heat Excellent
        Drought Very Good
        Shade Poor
        Wet Soil Fair
        Low Fertility Fair
        Low pH Soil Good
        High pH Salinity Good
        High pH Calcareous Poor

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