Narok

Main characteristics:

  • Tolerance to waterlogging.
  • Very good tolerance to cold weather.
  • Excellent forage quality through all seasons, having good aptitude as deferred cultivar.
  • Moderate tolerance to shadowing.
  • Good for clay soils, poor in content of phosphorous.
Region: 4
Rainfall: 800 - 1800 mm.
Planting density: 5-8 kg. ha/year
Seeding season: Spring
Production: 8 – 12 tons/DM/ha/year
Soils: Loam, clay loam, clay, sandy loam 

 

Forage quality:

  Crude Protein Digestibility
Spring 12,5% 67%
Summer 9% 58%
Deferred 5% 46%

 

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