Video

Learn more about the Pasture Genetics offering: On-the-ground, real-life experiences and informative content across a number of species, for all types of farming operations.

Video: Complete lucerne range

By Lucy Damin | April 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Having a complete range of lucerne varieties for all applications, is the hallmark of Pasture Genetics lucerne breeding programme. With combined germplasm from our long-term local breeding programme and the New South Wales Department of Primary Industries, we are continually developing new and improved varieties with a strong Australian pedigree – providing pastures for the […]

Video: Up to 10 years of productive stand life

By Lucy Damin | April 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Grower Scott Hutchings at Keith, South Australia details his experience with the persistence of Pasture Genetics GTL®60 Lucerne and how it can offer long-term persistence and up to 10 years of productive stand life. “GTL®60 has given me the ability to set stock during lambing, so I don’t have to move the sheep, during lambing […]

Video: An exceptional dryland lucerne variety

By Lucy Damin | April 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pasture Genetics Research and Technical Services Manager Tom Damin discusses the reasons why Pasture Genetics GTL®60 Lucerne has proven to be a superior dryland lucerne variety. With long-term persistence, grazing tolerance as well as high-quality forage that can be utilised for hay production, GTL®60 gives dryland lucerne growers an advantage in flexibility. “A particularly low-set crown […]

Video: High plant density after heavy grazing periods

By Lucy Damin | March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Grower Scott Hutchings explains the results he has observed while growing Pasture Genetics GTL®60 Lucerne on his property at Kieth, South Australia; and how it has maintained high plant density through tough years following heavy grazing intervals. “ The ideal variety for my prime lamb and wool operation.”

Video: We have trialled GTL®60 Lucerne under the most extreme grazing conditions

By Lucy Damin | March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pasture Genetics Research and Technical Services Manager Tom Damin outlines the trial process that went into the development of Pasture Genetics GTL®60 Lucerne, a real proven performing grazing tolerant lucerne variety. “GTL®60 exhibits elevated levels of residual plants, and also our high relative feed value trait, so you can have high levels of grazing tolerance, […]

Video: It’s the perfect grass really

By Lucy Damin | March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pasture Genetics Territory Manager Ian Freebairn at Mount Gambier, South Australia, gives insight into the features and benefits of Pasture Genetics Jackpot Diploid Italian Ryegrass. Versatility, productivity, and performance; it’s the perfect grass. “Jackpot Diploid Italian Ryegrass is fast to establish, and ideal for grazing.”

Video: The results are in the vat

By Lucy Damin | March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dairy farmer Anthony Giansiracusa at Tatura, Victoria, shares his observations during the utilisation of Pasture Genetics Mona Tetraploid Italian Ryegrass; such a high-quality feed translates to results you can see in the vat. “We chose Mona because of its late-Maturity and high yields.”

Video: A ryegrass with heat insurance

By Lucy Damin | March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pasture Genetics Territory Manager Dean Lombardozzi at Tatura, Victoria, illustrates how Pasture Genetics Mona Tetraploid Italian Ryegrass can hold its condition and produce quality feed even in warm summer conditions experienced during typical Australian summers. “Mona was mainly bred for its late flowering date, it’s good winter production, and it’s tiller density.”

Video: Valuable feed when you need it most

By Lucy Damin | February 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pasture Genetics Territory Manager Ian Freebairn at Mount Gambier, South Australia, highlights the importance of feed when you need it, and the diversity of options the flexible Pasture Genetics Jackpot Diploid Italian Ryegrass can provide on-farm. “Jackpot Diploid Italian Ryegrass is rapid to establish, perfect for hay and silage, and excellent for grazing.”

Video: The perfect all-rounder

By Lucy Damin | February 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pasture Genetics Territory Manager Dean Lombardozzi talks about the late-maturing Mona Tetraploid Italian Ryegrass, which has proven to have a fantastic fit for pasture systems in Northern Victoria. “With Mona Tetraploid Italian Ryegrass from Pasture Genetics you’ll see improved early vigour, and exceptional growth all the way until early summer; it’s also the latest-maturing ryegrass […]