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Sudan Grass (Sorghum vulgare
Sudan grass is a species of grasses raised
for grain as well as bovine and equine forage. It is native to tropical
and subtropical regions of Eastern Africa but has been naturalized to North
Sudangrass is a frost-sensitive,
warm-season, erect annual grass. It grows from 6-8 feet tall and produces a
large amount of dry animal forage if planted in the spring before the first
frost. Its root system is fibrous. Sudan Grass hay is desirable for its
nutritional and fiber values.
Listed in the column on the left is the size
and quality of Sudan Grass hay currently available from Ten-Plus
CLICK HERE for an informative
LINK to the University of Missouri-Columbia
extension TABLE of Feed Ingredient Composition for Beef
Cattle by K.C. Olson, Division of Animal Sciences.