When Do You Plant Tifton 9 Bahia Grass?

Plant Tifton 9 Bahia grass in early spring so it has an entire summer to establish roots. The University of Georgia Coastal Plain Experiment Station and the U.S. Department of Agriculture developed Tifton 9 Bahia grass, a digestible, high-producing forage. It results in more livestock weight gain per acre than Pensacola Bahia grass.

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