Environmental

Our range of environmental mixtures has been designed to meet the various requirements of countryside stewardship grant schemes whilst supporting the protection of wildlife and fauna.

AB9 Wild Bird Seed - 1 Year

Our 1 Year Wild Bird Seed Mix provides cover and feed for small birds, mammals and game throughout the year.

45% Spring Triticale
30% Spring Barley
15% Spring Wheat
5% White Millet
3% Fodder Radish
2% Red Millet
100%

Sowing Rate: 40kg/ha
Pack size: 20kg

AB9 Wild Bird Seed - 2 Year

2 Year Wild Bird Seed Mix provides more cover than WBS1, with seed shedding in Autumn and Winter to provide feed.

45% Spring Triticale
20% Spring Barley
15% Spring Wheat
7% Kale
4% Fodder Radish
4% White Millet
3% Quinoa
2% Red Millet

100%

Sowing Rate: 40kg/ha
Pack Size: 20kg

AB1 Nectar Flower Mix - Bronze

45% Sainfoin
25% Winter Vetch
8% Red Clover
7.5% Birdsfoot Trefoil
7% Alsike Clover
4% Crimson Clover
3% Lucerne
0.25% Oxeye Daisy
0.25% Wild Carrot

Sowing rate: 10- 15kg/ha
Pack size: 12kg

AB1 Nectar Flower Mix - Gold

40% Sainfoin
18% Winter Vetch
10% Alsike Clover
10% Red Clover
10% Birdsfoot Trefoil
10% Lucerne
1.5% Musk Mallow
0.5% Yarrow

Sowing rate: 10- 15kg/ha
Pack size: 12kg

AB8 Flower Rich Margin Mixture

The wide range of flowers in this mix provide important habitat and foraging sites for invertebrates (including wild pollinators) and birds.

25% Slender Red Fescue
25% SSMG
12% Chewings Fescue
10% Crested Dogstail
5% Hard Fescue
3.5% Winter Vetch
3.25% Sainfoin
3% Browntop Bent
2.5% Birdsfoot Trefoil
2% Black Medick
2% Red Clover
1.25% Oxeye Daisy
1.2% Wild Carrot
1.2% Yarrow
1% Red Campion
1% Ribwort Plantain
0.5% Musk Mallow
0.25% Selfheal
0.25% Lady’s Bedstraw
0.1% Salad Burnet
100%

Sowing rate: 16- 20kg/ha
Pack size: 10kg & 20kg

GS4 Legume & Herb Rich Mixture

25% Late PRG
20% Festulolium
15% Timothy
10% SSMG
10% Creeping Red Fescue
10% Red Clover
5.6% Sainfoin
1.43% Lucerne
1% Birdsfoot Trefoil
1% Sheeps Burnet
0.5% Ribwort Plantain
0.25% Yarrow
0.2% Sheeps Parsley
0.02% Wild Carrot
100%

Sowing rate: 32-37kg/ha
Pack size: 20kg

AB15 Two Year Sown Legume Follow

For agreements starting before 1st Jan 2021

66% Late Perennial Ryegrass
15% Red Clover
10% Winter Vetch
7% Birdsfoot Trefoil
1% Yarrow
1%  Oxeye Daisy

Sowing rate: 30-40kg/ha
Pack size: 20kg

AB15 Two Year Sown Legume Follow

For agreements starting on or after 1st Jan 2021

50% Winter Vetch
15% Lucerne
15% Red Clover
10% Alsike Clover
5% Birdsfoot Trefoil
5% Black Medick

Sowing rate: 15-20kg/ha
Pack size: 20kg