Updated September 13, 2019

Dual Purpose Hay & Pasture Forage Blends

Farmer Tested for Higher Yields and Cleaner Fields

Our dual purpose hay and pasture blends are suitable for haying and some grazing. These blends include a combination of native grasses. Some include a small amount of alfalfa and some do not.

Our dual purpose hay and pasture blends are suitable for haying and some grazing. These blends include a combination of native grasses. Some include a small amount of alfalfa and some do not. Some of our recommended blends include:

DRYLAND CHOICES:

With Alfalfa:

  • Dryland Dual Max – Dryland pasture production. Meadow Bromegrass offers a long grazing season with very good quality and regrowth. Crested Wheatgrass, excellent early season growth.

    • 65% Fleet Meadow Bromegrass

    • 15% Kirk Crested Wheatgrass

    • 15% Pubescent Wheat grass

    • 5% Runner Alfalfa

or alternatively, if you do not want the Crested Wheatgrass then we would recommend:

Dryland Prairie Max – Dryland pasture production. Meadow Bromegrass offers a long grazing season with very good quality and regrowth. Non invasive wheat grass.

  • 75% Fleet Meadow Bromegrass
  • 25% Pubescent Wheat grass
  • 5% Runner Alfalfa


Without alfalfa

  • Saline Pasture Max – High quality all grass blend, no concerns with bloat. Widely adapted blend to various soil types and moisture conditions.

    • 30% Barolex Tall Fescue

    • 30% Carlton Smooth Bromegrass

    • 20% Slender Wheatgrass

    • 20% Dahurian Wildrye

IRRIGATION CHOICES:

with alfalfa

  • Dual Max – High quality grass blend with small amount of alfalfa. Offers excellent grazing potential. Prefers medium to heavy soils

    • 75% Fleet Meadow Bromegrass

    • 20% High Arctic Brand Orchardgrass

    • 5% Alfalfa Blend 10-5

without alfalfa

  • Western Grass Max – High quality all grass blend. If properly managed can be a very productive pasture blend. No concerns with bloat. Note - this is also our recommended horse hay blend.

    • 35% Fleet Meadow Bromegrass

    • 25% High Arctic Brand Orchardgrass

    • 15% Barolex Tall Fescue

    • 15% Rough Stock Brand Kentucky Bluegrass

    • 10% Express Timothy