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Browntop millet
Scientific Name: Panicum ramosum
Cultivars:
Growth Habit:2-3 feet tall, bunchgrass
Life Cycle:Annual
Origin:Asia
Production Season:June to August
Nutritive Value:Varies depending on management. Usually, low to medium crude protein, low to medium digestibility.
Use:Grazing, wildlife

Adaptation
Soil:Sandy-loam
pH:5.0-6.5
Rainfall:30-60 inches
Temperature:Warm-season. Plants will survive as low as mid 50°F.

Management
Planting Date:May
Planting Depth:< 1/4 to 1/2 inch
Seeding Rate:10 to 15 lb/acre
Seed Cost:
  • $0.36 to 0.40/lb; $3.80 to 5.70/acre
  • Fertilization:For fertilization info click this link
    Production:3000 to 4000 lb/acre

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