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BMR Octane

BMR Octane is a premium quality forage sorghum with higher metabolisable energy and palatability. Ideal for grazing, hay or silage.

The hybrid is a proven performer with the added advantage of the BMR trait. BMR means the leaves and stems of the plants have lower lignin content, providing greater palatability, digestibility plus higher energy content – all leading to higher animal productivity.

BMR Octane has been bred and developed in Australia, has strong vigorous seedlings, a late maturity and good standability.

BMROctane
BMR Octane
9
Palatability
8
Speed of regrowth
7
Quick Spring feed
9
Suitability to finish cattle

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Palatability9
Digestability9
Speed of regrowth8
Stalk sweetness7
Standability7
Leaf disease resistance8
Suitability to finish cattle9
Pit silage7
Round bale silage9
Milk production9
Hay8
Sheep7
Autumn/Winter standover5
Quick Spring feed7
Ideal height to start grazing (m)1
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