Low to medium dry matter


Airlie is a low to medium dry matter variety with a very high fresh yield and good disease resistance.

It is a dual purpose variety suitable for fodder and culinary use with purple skin and creamy white flesh. Airlie is an early to intermediate use variety

Pack Size Treatment
Natural Seed 1kg Cruiser SB Flea Beetle Treatment
Graded Seed 0.5kg Cruiser SB Flea Beetle Treatment


Stock should be introduced gradually over a two week period and an area of grassland should be available for animals to return to; water and hay or straw should also be made available. Please contact your supplier for further guidance.


Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced

Fresh Yield
Dry Matter Content
Metabolisable Energy
Root Shape (9=Globe 1=Tankard)
Club Root Tollerance
Brassica Fodder Crop for CSS
Swede Yield and Feed Quality
Average dry matter yield 7 - 10 tonnes/ha
Average fresh yields  70 - 80 tonnes/ha
Crude protein  10 - 11% (mainly leaves)
Digestibility value 82 D
Dry matter  9 - 13%
Metabolisable energy  12.8 - 13.1 MJ/kg DM
Sugars in DM 59%