Marian is a medium dry matter variety with moderate resistance to club root.
It is a dual purpose variety suitable for fodder and culinary use with yellow coloured flesh and purple skin.
|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
|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%|