Grain Sorghum (Milo)

Kussmaul Seeds Sorghum, Sudan

Grain Sorghum

Seed Description

Grain Sorghum (Milo)

Excellent attractant and food source for deer, game birds, and other wildlife. Great bedding cover. Cool temperatures limit feed grain production for livestock in the Upper Midwest.

Adaptations:

Easier to grow than corn and is more drought resistant

Requirements:

Over planting will cause tall spindly plants with fewer seed heads. Requires nitrogen fertilizer (up to 150 lbs N per Year). Manage potential for prussic acid and nitrate build-up

Planting Date:

Mid-May-early July (soil 62 degrees plus)

Seeding:

5-15 lbs/acre. High end of rate for broadcasting. 1/”2-1 1/2″- deep. Row plant, drill or broadcast.

Wild Game Food:

Short (26-30″) and early maturing with large seed head. Ideal for food plot. Use taller sorghum sudan for screening purposes

Open Pollinated-varying height, later maturing

Untreated 50 lb bag, Fungicide Treated 50 lb bag

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