Maris Kestrel Kale (NI)
Maris Kestrel kale is a high-quality, cost-effective winter feed for all classes of stock.
Maris Kestrel kale seed can help overcome grass shortages towards the end of summer.
This high-yielding, high leaf-to-stem ratio variety is highly digestible and suitable for grazing.
- Ideal for out-wintering
- Good later summer/early autumn feed for cattle or sheep
- Solution to late-season grazing deficits
- Outstanding leaf-to-stem ratio
- High whole plant D-value
- Vigorous early growth
- Resistant to lodging
- Good winter hardiness
Note: Sow at 2-3 kg/acre from May to the end of June. Feed from July to the following February.
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|Sowing rate||5-7.5 kg/ha (2-3 kg/acre)|
|Sowing time||May to late June|
|Sowing depth||15 mm (1/2 inch)|
|Sowing instructions||Drill into a fine tilth
Moist and warm soil conditions
Roll before and after drilling for good soil-to-seed contact