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...

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...

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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