A leafy, fast growing cross between Chinese cabbage and stubble turnip.
It exhibits high frost resistance and can be utilised within eight to ten weeks after sowing. There is potential for regrowth.
|Seed Rate||Pack Size||Seed Treatment|
|5 - 7.5kg/ha||5kg||Thiram|
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
|Stubble Turnips Yield and Feed Quality|
|Average dry matter yield||3.5 - 4.5 tonnes/ha|
|Average fresh yields||38 – 45 tonnes/ha|
|Crude protein||17 - 18% (mainly leaves)|
|Digestibility value||68 - 70 D|
|Dry matter||8 - 9%|
|Metabolisable energy||11 MJ/kg DM|
|Sugars in DM||55%|