Chicory

Herb
(Chicorium intybus )

A very useful, strong growing herb that provides high protein feed. Anthelmintic properties to aid animal health, Drought tolerant and a good soil improver with extensive rooting system.

Uses

Grazing

Sowing Rate

Up to 2.5kgs/acre

Persistence

4 Years

Sowing Period

May to July

Yield Potential

15t DM per ha

Management

Overgrazing can damage the crown and reduce the persistency of chicory within the sward. It will benefit from being rotationally grazed with stock introduced around 18cm and removed at 5cm.

Additional Info

High protein of 17-18% makes it excellent option for fattening lambs

You can buy Chicory or in the following Mixtures:

Hermitage ™

Multispecies mixture
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Herbal Ley

Multispecies mixture
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Organic Hermitage

Multispecies mixture
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Organic Herbal Ley

Multispecies mixture
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Herb blend

A carefully balanced herbal supplement
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Chicory 1 Mixture

Chicory mixture with red clover
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Chicory 2 Mixture

Chicory mixture with white clover
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Chicory 3 Mixture

Chicory mixture with red and white clover
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Chicory

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Springer

Ideal for sowing on areas that cannot be sown manually
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Herbal Ley (GS4)

Multispecies mixture
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