Forage

Forage crops are an important element of livestock diets. With a relatively short growing period the fodder seeds have potential to produce substantial amounts of fresh fodder for dairy, beef and sheep, a great alternative to grass.

Forage Rape

Quick growing and suitable for grazing by sheep or cattle. Can provide valuable autumn and winter grazing feed. Excellent break crop.

4kg per acre/10kg per ha

Emerald

English Giant

Forage-Rape-2

Kale

Highest yielding of all the leafy forage brassicas. Very adaptable therefore can be grazed or cut and fed ‘in house’ or ensiled as big bale kaleage.

2kg per acre/5kg per ha

1000 Head

Proteor

Merlin

kale

Stubble Turnips

Excellent fast growing catch crop which is nutritious and highly palatable.

2kg per acre/5kg per ha

Samson

Delilah

Vollenda

stubble

Swede

Provide high energy feed. These can be grazed in situ or lifted for stock feed.

1.50kg per acre/4kg per ha

Airlie

Kenmore

swede

Fodder Beet

High yield potential and is grown as a main root crop. Roots have excellent feed quality and are very palatable. Tops can be utilised.

50,000 seeds per acre

Artimo

Barros

fodder
2-bags