Hawkestone 

swede

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Hawkestone
  • High yielding yellow-flesh swede with medium maturity
  • Similar dry rot and clubroot tolerance to Aparima Gold
  • Good leaf disease tolerance
  • Plant glucosinolate levels similar to Aparima Gold Swede*

 

*Three main glucosinalates - progoitrin, glucobrassicin and neoglucobrassicin. 

Farm Type
  • Sowing Rate 1 kg/ha
  • Days to Grazing From 170 to 250
  • Growing Seasons Spring, Summer
  • Grazing Seasons Autumn, Winter
  • Potential Yield 18,000 kgDM/ha
  • Utilisation 80%
  • Number of Grazings 1

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