Interow Mix ™
Interow Mix™ for Vineyards and Orchards
Interow Mix™ is a blend of Perennial and Annual Ryegrasses plus Clovers that are suited to a range of soil types and management systems which has been successfully used in vineyards and orchards throughout Western Australia.
Interow Mix™ is designed to provide a good balance of cover growth over the year, attract beneficial insects to assist in controlling insect pests, improve soil structure, aids with waterlogging, and can be cut for mulching, however this action may affect seed set for regeneration for the following year if cut late.
Interow Mix™ components:
Roper Perennial Ryegrass deep rooted perennial ryegrass that can work as an annual or a perennial where there is adequate summer moisture
Abundant Tetraploid Annual Ryegrass, high quality, high yielding and long growing season.
Urana, Dalkeith and Riverina Subterranean Clovers will produce across a wide range of soils in Pasture and Vineyard systems.
Arrowleaf, Balansa, Crimson, and Persian Aerial Seeded Clovers. The combination of early and later flowering aerial seeded subterranean clovers will give a good spread of production and flowering over the growing season.
Recommended pH Rate: 5+
Recommended Rainfall Rate: 500mm+
Recommended Sow Rate:
Vineyards and Orchards: 35 to 40 kgs/ha.
(Increased sowing rates will increase the interplant and weed competition assisting in reducing the weed burden and the requirement for early herbicide applications).