Tritacle
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Image Cultivar Type Production period Morphological description Crop strengths Feeding value Production potential Crop uses Soil requirement Establishment
Cloc 1 Temperate, Triticum x Secale Annual, Winter

Tall, erect growing cereal, 1.5 – 2 m tall

Leaf blade is flat; 3 – 30 cm x 10 – 20 mm; emerging leaves rolled in the shoot

Elongated oval shaped seeds; 8 – 12 mm x 2.5 x 4 mm; 23 000 – 36 000 seeds/kg

Good grain and dry matter production

High quality feed during winter or spring months

Crude protein: 13%

Digestibility: 53 – 69 %

Dry matter production: 5 - 7 t/ha/annum Grazing, hay, silage & grain production

Widely adapted to most soil conditions, tolerates temporally waterlogged soils

pH range of 5.5 – 7.0

Plant during February - March

Seeding rate of 25 – 45 kg/ha dryland and 60 – 80 kg/ha irrigated


Falcon Temperate, Triticum x Secale Annual, Winter

Tall, erect growing cereal, 1.5 – 2 m tall

Leaf blade is flat; 3 – 30 cm x 10 – 20 mm; emerging leaves rolled in the shoot

Elongated oval shaped seeds; 8 – 12 mm x 2.5 x 4 mm; 23 000 – 36 000 seeds/kg

High quality feed during winter months

More tolerant to waterlogging than wheat

Crude protein: 13 %

Digestibility: 53 – 69 %

Dry matter production: 5 - 7 t/ha/annum Grazing, hay, silage & grain production

Widely adapted to most soil types, tolerates waterlogged soils

pH range of 5.5 – 7.0

Plant during February – March

Seeding rate of 25 – 45 kg/ha dryland and 60 – 80 kg/ha irrigated