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Barkant

turnip

  • High dry matter yield and high metabolisable energy
  • Tankard bulb shape to enhance utilisation and reduce risk of choke associated with round bulbs
  • High leaf to bulb ratio resulting in high levels of protein
  • Improved milk production in dairy cows
  • Very good energy
Barkant turnip DLF Seeds
Suitable For

Sowing Rate: 0.5-4kg/ha
Rainfall: Minimum 600mm per annum
Weeks to Grazing: 10-12 weeks
Pasture Life: Annual
Soil Fertility: High (Olsen P 20+)

The perfect balance for summer pastures

Barkant turnips produce high quality feed with a high metabolisable energy (ME) value, meaning greater animal performance can be achieved. It is a high performance feed for lactating dairy cows, supplying the energy required to boost milk production.
 
Pasture seed sowing rate (sole): 1-4kg/ha
Pasture seed sowing rate (mixed): 0.5-2kg/ha

Rainfall

Minimum 600mm rainfall per annum unless irrigated

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