Swede - Invitation

Brassicas

  • Late maturing, yellow fleshed
  • Excellent yield
  • Good disease resistance – Mildew and Dry Rot
  • High proportion of leaf
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    Using Swede - Invitation

    Sowing date:      Nov - Dec

    Graze:                June - Aug

    Maturity date:    170 250 days

    Typical yield:     12-16 t DM/ha

    ME:                    12-13 MJ/kgDM

    Sowing rate:      0.5-0.8 kg/ha ridged
                             0.8-1.2 kg/ha drilled

    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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