lolium multiflorum lam.
Annual Ryegrass (lolium multiflorum lam.) is high in fiber and low in protein. Farmers will use ryegrass as a mix with low fiber, high protein alfalfa creating a nutritious, economical animal feed which aids in preventing digestive disorders. Also, may be referred to as Italian Ryegrass. Annual ryegrass is recognized as one of the highest quality cool-season grasses. In its leafy stage, it can be high in protein, digestibility, vitamins and minerals.
Finishing and Packaging Services:
Single-Compressed (50-60 kg) raw material from the field.
Double-Compressed bales processed from raw material.
- Full Bale (55-60 kg) Dimensions: 24”H x 20”W x 17"D
- Half-cut (25-30 kg) Dimensions: 12”H x 20”Wx 17"D
Sleeve 4-cut (430-460 kg) Dimensions:
- Mag Bale: 34”H x 47”W x 42”D
- Big Bale: 30”H x 45”W x 45”D
For use with Full Bale and Half-cut packaging.
Pacific Northwest (PNW): One harvest per year. Begins in early July and continues through the month (dependent on weather conditions). Average yields for annual ryegrass are 2-3 tons/acre. However, this can vary based on variety, grower practices, and growing conditions.