Spitfire Pro-Nitro

2-3 year cutting ley with Red Clover

A version of the standard Spitfire including persistent Red Clover varieties for extra protein content, drought tolerance and much lower dependence on artificial fertiliser.

3 Year Trials Results: Spitfire Pro Nitro averaged 11.6 tonnes/year more 30% DM silage than the control Hybrid Ryegrass

Cutting Dates: 70’D’ 18th May 67’D’ 24th May
Minimum Cutting Height: 4” (10 cm)

Tested Mixture
Organic Available
Very good spring growth and yield at 1st cut
High protein silage, especially at 2nd and 3rd cut
Good 2nd cut and late season digestibility optimises forage quality
Excellent grazing in the autumn, especially for lamb finishing
Pack Size
12.0 kg
Seed Rate
12.0 kg/acre
29.7 kg/ha
Spitfire Pro-Nitro grass mixture