Tall fescue benefits beef cattle near Manjimup – David, John and Danielle Mottram
David, John and Danielle Mottram farm south east of Manjimup in WA. In this financial case study, the production and financial benefits of the tall fescue have been compared with annual pastures of predominantly sub clover and annual ryegrass. Both the 'improved' annual pasture and tall fescue received 18kg/ha phosphorus and 22kg/ha sulphur in autumn 2009. The 'unimproved' pasture was not fertilised in 2009.