AC Goliath Crested Wheatgrass

Get More Biomass with AC Goliath Crested Wheatgrass


  • Selected for vigour, yield, larger seed size and plant stature
  • Tall plant height, large seeded (25% heavier) and narrow crowned
  • Higher yielding than Kirk across most soil zones in Western Forage Testing
Variety AC Goliath
Use Hay & Pasture
Root Habit Bunch-grass
Plant Type Basal
Preferred Growing Conditions Widely adapted; does best in medium to coarse well drained soils
Production Period Early Spring
Key Features
  • Tetraploid type
  • Higher yielding than
  • Kirk Crested
  • Larger seed (25% heavier)
  • Tolerant to heavy grazing
  • Forage quality drops quickly after heading
Approx. Seeds/lb 195,000
Seeding Rate lb/acre 10-15


Environmental Tolerances
Winterhardiness Excellent
Drought Tolerance Excellent
Flooding Tolerance Low
Optimum PH 6.6 – 8.4
Acidity Tolerance Low
Alkalinity Tolerance Moderate to High
Salinity Tolerance Low to Moderate

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