Game Cover

The range of game cover mixtures provide excellent cover for birds and at the same time positively contribute to the countryside and overall environment. We offer advice on the best mixtures to suit regions and soil conditions for successful establishment.

Overdrive Mixture

A superb combination of winter hardy cover provided by the kale and high quality feed provided by the quinoa. This mixture is excellent for holding birds.

50%  Quinoa
50%  Goldeneye Kale Cruiser SB Flea Beetle Treatment
100%

Sowing rate 6kg/ha
Pack size 2.5kg
Treatment Cruiser SB Flea Beetle Treatment

Decoy Game Mixture

A combination of eight small seed producing species which will provide excellent cover and feed and will last throughout the season. It is easy to sow and establish as all the seeds are of similar size. It offers an excellent alternative to our Traditional Game Cover mixture.

25%         Linseed
21%         Buckwheat
18.5%      Red Millet
18.5%      White Millet
6.5%        Fodder Radish
6.5%        White Mustard
2.5%        Japanese Reed Millet
1.5%        Gold of Pleasure
100%

Sowing rate 20kg/ha
Pack size 10kg
Treatment Untreated

Traditional Game Cover Mix

A traditional mixture of species specially selected for their feed and cover qualities. This mixture is designed for a full season of cover that will provide holding, feed and cover for all game birds. The sunflowers add an attractive splash of colour. Due to the variance in seed size broadcast to achieve optimum establishment. Ensure that treated seed is covered by harrowing and rolling.

30%        Game Maize
17.5%      White Millet
15%         Red Millet
14%         Buckwheat
9.5%        Kale
7.5%        Sunflower
2.5%        White Mustard
2.5%        Forage Rape
1%            Gold of Pleasure
0.5%        Phacelia
100%

Sowing rate 25kg/ha
Pack size 10kg
Treatment Various treatments