Charger is a unique chicory cultivar
Charger produces large quantities of very high quality feed through the late spring and summer
- Has a large upright leafy habit
- Is best utilised as a specialist lamb finishing crop from early summer through to autumn
- Sown in the spring (following a winter feed crop is ideal) with Moa™ or Lightning Persian clovers
- Apply a Flumetsulam herbicide to control broadleaf weeds if necessary
- Begin rotational grazing with ewes and lambs when crop is approximately 25cm high
- Graze down to a residual of 5cm.