Nudan is a next generation forage sorghum hybrid that’s been specifically bred for the top end forage market where quality and performance are paramount. Nudan has soft velvety leaves and fine stems for quicker drydown after cutting.
Nudan is the first choice for producers who demand high quality forage sorghum for both grazing and hay production. Dairy farmers, sheep/fat lamb producers and haymakers should put this hybrid on top of their shopping list.
|Genetic Type||Sudan x Sudan|
|Planting Time||Spring to Summer|
|Soil Temp at Planting||15°C and rising|
|Seed Size/kg||60,000 – 75,000|
|Suitability||Grazing / Hay / Silage|
|Marginal Dryland||2-4 kg/HA|
|Good Dryland||5-7 kg/HA|
|Stand Over||Not Recommended|
|Green Chop||Very Good|
|Silage – Pit||Not Recommended|
|Silage – Plastic Wrap||First Choice|
Read our Nudan grower story:
“It performed really well. It grew quickly, it grew quite tall and it made some beautiful hay. The other variety went well too, but I tended to favour the Nudan for its fineness of stalk.” Howard Johnson, Roma