comparing the suitability of perennial pastures

Key Messages
• Trial new practices on a small scale first to ‘iron out’ any potential problems that
might be encountered.
• Permanent perennial pastures may compliment your existing mixed farming
enterprise in areas that are not suitable for cropping.
• Gatton panic is a vigorous perennial option on deep sandy soils.
• Seek assistance from specialists to make the adoption of a new practice easier.