HYBRID PEARL MILLET
50 Lb Bag
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Planting rate 25-40 lbs per acre. 50 lb bag
GEM-X is a high yielding pearl millet hybrid recommended for greenchop, grazing, or hay. GEM-X has a massive root system that enables it to stand up to heat and drought, particularly on light soils. It shows good tolerance to leaf and stem diseases, produces well on low pH soils with low fertility. GEM-X has no prussic acid and is recommended for both horses and cattle.
A BUSH-TYPE HYBRID PEARL MILLET, FORAGE PRODUCTION IS VIRTUALLY ALL LEAVES.
THIS HIGH LEAF MASS GIVES HIGH CRUDE PROTEIN CONCENTRATIONS AND HIGH TDN VALUES.
IT ALSO HAS HIGH YIELD POTENTIAL THAT IS ACHIEVED VERY QUICKLY BEING ONLY 62 DAYS IN THE BOOT STAGE.
HAS A HIGH LEVEL OF TOLERANCE TO MANY PATHOGENS AND HIGH HUMIDITY,
BUT CANNOT TOLERATE STANDING SURFACE WATER. IT CAN BE GROWN ON AS LITTLE AS 16 INCHES OF WATER THROUGH OUT IT'S GROWING PERIOD., HOWEVER GREATER TONNAGE WILL BE PRODUCED WITH GREATER WATER AVAILABILITY.
BY ADDING THE FOLLOWING IN THE FALL.......YOUR PRODUCTION RATE WILL INCREASE.
With the NEW Genetic Seed varieties, along with Medina nitrogen fixation in your soil, FASTER PASTURE CRIMSON RED DIXIE CLOVER, FASTER PASTURE HAIRY VETCH, and FASTER PASTURE COMMON VETCH, by Genetic Seeds increase of the plants root mass. Genetics nitrogen fixation credits are reaching as HIGH as 230 pounds per acre. A must use products for todays high fertility cost.