Agricultural Int Tet PRG

As tetraploid grasses are naturally high in sugars, they are able to produce high quality feed in bulk.ย This helps to push on animal performance and productivity, required by modern intensive farming systems.



Intermediate tetraploid perennial ryegrass (lolium perenne) is an intermediate heading agricultural grass. Tetraploid grasses have four chromosomes per cell as opposed to diploids which have two. Simply put, Tetraploid grasses are more palatable to livestock. Livestock prefer tetraploids over diploids if they have a choice. Tetraploids are naturally high in sugars. They are excellent for quality silage and fast to establish.