Leafy Turnip $9.10 per kg

$227.50 EX GST

Leafy Turnip is a vigorous summer-growing fodder crop with excellent feed value and high leaf to stem ratio. Can also be used in Autumn with ryegrass and clover seeded at 2kg per hectare to drive extra protein and dry matter. This quickly germinating hybrid turnip x Chinese cabbage is a great option for early grazing with a quick recovery.

Purchase in 25kg increments.

More information below.

Description

Leafy Turnip is a vigorous summer-growing fodder crop with excellent feed value and high leaf to stem ratio. Can also be used in Autumn with ryegrass and clover seeded at 2kg per hectare to drive extra protein and dry matter. This quickly germinating hybrid turnip x Chinese cabbage is a great option for early grazing with a quick recovery. Leafy turnip is an early maturing hybrid forage brassica that can be sown year-round often used for weed control and soil preparation. A great option for a break crop in between cereal pasture.  This highly palatable variety provides excellent feed value with the potential to provide up to 10 tonne dry matter per hectare where moisture is available and soil fertility is good.

AGRONOMIC INFORMATION:

  • Rainfall 600mm +
  • Sowing 3-4kg per hectare as a standalone
  • Sowing 1-2kg per hectare in a blend
  • Responds exceptionally well to nitrogen application.
  • Able to be planted in all soil types
  • Susceptible to water logging

Seed pricing is per 25kg bag. Orders exceeding 1-tonne will be provided in bulk bags unless otherwise specified. Pricing is excluding GST and ex Bell Seeds. Pricing is subject to change without notice. Blend components may vary subject to product availability.