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Rival

turnip

  • Early maturing (10-12 weeks), summer turnip
  • Excellent leaf production and leaf holding
  • Bulb turnip with high proportion above ground
Suitable For

Sowing Rate: 0.5-3kg/ha
Rainfall: Minimum 600mm per annum
Weeks to Grazing: 10-12 weeks
Pasture Life: Annual
Potential Yield: 0tDM/ha+
Soil Fertility: High (Olsen P 20+)

Mid maturing, summer turnip

Rival summer turnip is a mid-maturing tankardshaped bulb turnip bred for high leaf production and improved turnip mosaic virus tolerance. Rival summer turnip provides high volumes of high energy, high protein and low fibre forage at a time of year when fibre content of pastures are increasing, and energy and protein are decreasing.

Pasture seed sowing rate (sole): 1.5-3kg/ha
Pasture seed sowing rate (mixed): 0.5-2kg/ha

Rainfall

Minimum 600mm rainfall per annum unless irrigated

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