Pasture Establishment

N,P and K requirements for pasture establishment without a cover crop. (kg/ha)

Soil Index N P K
Grass only Grass/legume Grass Grass only Grass/legume
1 75 60 60 110 120
2 75 50 40 75 90
3 75 40 30 50 60
4 75 40 0 30 40

Before choosing your fertiliser products please consult your local advisor to ensure that you do not exceed the limits for your farm as determined by the nitrates directive (SI no 31 of 2014)