Antler chicory is an excellent addition to livestock pasture mixes. It is drought tolerant and will provide grazing even when it becomes reproductive. If it makes seed in any application it will make a thicker stand the following season. New Zealand dairy farmers are planting pure swards of Antler Chicory Seed. Antler Chicory will establish under moderate shade the following spring. In trials, Antler has produced 11-13% more forage than Brow Tine chicory.
- Excellent palatability
- Out yields other varieties of chicory in forage trials
- Resistant to disease
- Antler Chicory has anthocyanins in high percentage of vegetative leaves and stems