Jester

Medics (Medicago spp.)

  • Hard seeded barrel medic
  • Mid season (110 days to flowering)
  • Similar maturity to Paraggio
  • Jemalong hybrid with improved performance
  • Vastly improved aphid resistance
  • Retains distinctive leaf blotch of Jemalong
  • Regenerates well after cropping phase of 1-3 years

Key Features

  • Hard seeded barrel medic
  • Mid season (110 days to flowering)
  • Similar maturity to Paraggio
  • Jemalong hybrid with improved performance
  • Vastly improved aphid resistance
  • Retains distinctive leaf blotch of Jemalong
  • Regenerates well after cropping phase of 1-3 years

 

Soil type: Sandy loam to clay loam
Soil pH: (CaCl2) 5.7 - 8.5
Rainfall range: 350 - 550mm
Maturity: Mid
Days to flowering: 110
Hard seed level: High (90%)

Specifications
Sowing rate (pure)
10 - 15 kg/ha
Sowing rate (mixture)
1 - 4 kg/ha
Resistant to direct sunlight
Doesn't need a lot of water
Medics

Medics grow best during the warmer conditions of autumn and spring, but a wet autumn will give a good bulk of feed for winter. This free-seeding annual legume is a low-growing species, prostrate but not rooting from the nodes...

Medics grow best during the warmer conditions of autumn and spring, but a wet autumn will give a good bulk of feed for winter. This free-seeding annual legume is a low-growing species, prostrate but not rooting from the nodes...

Medics grow best during the warmer conditions of autumn and spring, but a wet autumn will give a good bulk of feed for winter. This free-seeding annual legume is a low-growing species, prostrate but not rooting from the nodes...