Rape - Interval

Brassicas

  • Tall type
  • High quality feed
  • Good regrowth – 2 grazings possible
  • Flexible – summer or winter crop
  • Good drought tolerance
  • Winter hardy

    Using Interval

    Sowing date:        Oct - Nov / Jan - Mar

    Maturity date:      90 - 120 days

    Typical yield:       Summer: 7-10 t DM/ha
                               Winter: 4-6 t DM/ha

    ME:                     10-11 MJ/kgDM

    Sowing rate:        4 kg/ha

    Specifications
    Herbs & Brassicas

    Forage brassicas are high quality, high yielding, fast growing crops that are particularly suitable for grazing by livestock. Both tops (stems plus leaves) and roots (bulbs) can be grazed and are very nutritious. All members of the brassica family...

    Brassica management
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