Another useful grass is Cocksfoot.
"Wildflowers of the Farm" by Arthur Owens Cooke
The ORCHARD GRASS, or ROUGH COCKSFOOT, for pastures, stands pre-eminent.
"Cattle and Their Diseases" by Robert Jennings
Here is the rough "cocksfoot grass," with its head or "panicle" as it is called, upright and tufted.
"Country Walks of a Naturalist with His Children" by W. Houghton
Cocksfoot (orchard grass) was cultivated with great success and numbers of sheep were fattened on it.
"Makers of Modern Agriculture" by William Macdonald