Marathon

Marathon is a persistent and adaptable proprietary perennial pasture blend suited for a wide range of farming systems and soil types from dryland to higher rainfall. Marathon contains winter active Confederate Phalaris and summer active perennial grasses Aurus cocksfoot and Quantum II MaxP mixed with a well-balanced, high quality legume component of sub, red and white clover for year-round performance.

Ultrastrike® film coat seed recommended

Marathon contains the following quality products:

CONFEDERATE Phalaris
Winter active Phalaris with excellent dry matter production and low alkaloid production

AURUS Cocksfoot
Strong seedling vigour, excellent drought tolerance and strong winter growth

QUANTUM II MAXP® Summer active tall fescue
Strong winter growth combined with MaxP endophyte for insect protection 

ASTRED Red clover
Superstrike® treated seed Superior persistence and production, low oestrogen levels-a truly flexible red clover suitable for grazing or high quality hay

HILLTOP Medium leaf white clover
Superstrike® treated seedHigh stolon density for improved persistence, bred within a sward suited to lower fertility and sheep/beef grazing systems

BINDOON Sub clover
Superstrike® treated seedHighly persistent with RLEM resistance and high dry matter production during autumn/winter

Sowing Rate: 15-25 kg/ha
Ready to Graze: 8-12 weeks
Rainfall / Irrigation: 550mm p.a

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