Proso Millet

WSGR090
|

Grasses

|

Basic Info

Maturity (Days)
45-55
Seeds/lb
120000
C/N at Maturity
High
Growth Habit
Upright
Root Type/Depth
Shallow Fibrous
Cold Kill (F)
32
Dry Matter Potential(Tons/acre)
1 - 3

Use and Characteristics

N Fix Potential
Lasting Residue
Very Good
Palatibility
Poor
Hay Harvest
Poor
Regrowth
Poor
Deep Compaction
Poor
Surface Compaction
Good
Weed Suppression
Fair
Crimp Kill
Moderate

Planting

Plant Depth
1/4-1"
Min Germ Temp(F)
60
Drilled Seed Rate (lbs/acre)
15-20
Broadcast Seed Rate (lb/acre_)
25-30

Tolerance

Heat
Very Good
Drought
Excellent
Shade
Fair
Wet Soil
Fair
Low Fertility
Very Good
Low pH Soil
Fair
High pH Salinty
Very Good
High pH Calcareous
Very Good