It is a very important fodder of winter season, having high nutritious value. It is used in both fresh and dry form. It can also tolerate soil salinity. Due to good nutritious value it is very beneficial for milch animals.

Fodder Research Institute, Sargodha


Sr. No.

Variety Name

Year of Release

Sowing Time

Potential Yield

Recommended Areas

        Salient Features




Mid November


Sargodha, Sahiwal, Okara, Faisalbad, Gujrat, Gujranwala, M.B.Din, Sheikhupura, Sialkot

  • It is multicut in nature with more No. of tillers capacity
  • It is better in quality and has more protein. It gives 70 t/ha green fodder yield