Turnips

Fast-growing turnips produce higher yields of Winter or Summer feed more quickly than any other crop sown at the same time. 

green farm seeds 

Turnip Seed

SAMSON STUBBLE TURNIPS

(TETRAPLOID)

  • UK’s most popular stubble turnip 
  • Huge purple tankard shape roots 
  • Reliable well proven stubble turnip 
  • Excellent disease resistance and early vigour 
  • High leaf to bulb ratio increases protein levels 
  • Palatable throughout the season 
  • Excellent speed of growth and bolting resistance 

£15.00

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Sowing Info

DO NOT SOW TOO THICK As this will jeopardise root size.

Broadcasting – 4kg/Ha

Direct Drill – 3kg/Ha

Sowing Period  – April – September

80 – 100 days to grazing.

Suitability

High leaf to bulb ratio increases protein ratio but reduces winter hardiness.

 

Feed Quality

Average Dry Matter Yield 3.5 – 4.5 tonnes/ha

Average Fresh Yields 38 – 45 tonnes/ha

Crude Protein 17 – 18% (Mainly leaves)

Digestibility Value 69D

Dry Matter 8 – 9%

Metabolise Energy 11MJ/kg DM Sugars DM 55%

Bulk Buy

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VOLLENDA STUBBLE TURNIPS

(TETRAPLOID)

  • UK’s most popular stubble turnip 
  • Huge purple tankard shape roots 
  • Reliable well proven stubble turnip 
  • Excellent disease resistance and early vigour 
  • High leaf to bulb ratio increases protein levels 
  • Palatable throughout the season 
  • Excellent speed of growth and bolting resistance 

£15.00

Clear

Sowing Info

DO NOT SOW TOO THICK As this will jeopardise root size.

Broadcasting – 4kg/Ha

Direct Drill – 3kg/Ha

Sowing Period  – April – September

80 – 100 days to grazing.

Suitability

High leaf to bulb ratio increases protein ratio but reduces winter hardiness.

 

Feed Quality

Average Dry Matter Yield 3.5 – 4.5 tonnes/ha

Average Fresh Yields 38 – 45 tonnes/ha

Crude Protein 17 – 18% (Mainly leaves)

Digestibility Value 69D

Dry Matter 8 – 9%

Metabolise Energy 11MJ/kg DM Sugars DM 55%

Bulk Buy

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DELILAH STUBBLE TURNIPS

(DIPLOID)

  • Large white tankard shaped roots 
  • Huge dry matter yield 
  • Fully UK trialled with excellent results 
  • Diploid improves winter hardiness 
  • Palatable to both sheep & cattle 

£15.00

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Sowing Info

DO NOT SOW TOO THICK As this will jeopardise root size.

Broadcasting – 4kg/Ha

Direct Drill – 3kg/Ha

Sowing Period  – April – September

80 – 100 days to grazing.

Suitability

Diploid variety improves winter hardiness.

 

Feed Quality

Average Dry Matter Yield 3.5 – 4.5 tonnes/ha

Average Fresh Yields 38 – 45 tonnes/ha

Crude Protein 17 – 18% (Mainly leaves)

Digestibility Value 69D

Dry Matter 8 – 9%

Metabolise Energy 11MJ/kg DM Sugars DM 55%

Bulk Buy

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GREEN GLOBE MAINCROP

  • Most winter hardy bulb turnip available 
  • Later maturing (90-120 days) 
  • High fresh and energy yields 
  • Easily eaten, well anchored roots 
  • Can be utilised by all stock types 
  • Very high fresh yields from large bulbs 
  • Utilise between October & January 
  • Similar feed quality to stubble turnip 
  • Can be included in Winter Graze mixture 

£28.75

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Sowing Info

DO NOT SOW TOO THICK As this will jeopardise root size.

Broadcasting – 4kg/Ha

Direct Drill – 3kg/Ha

Sowing Period  – May – July

100 – 130 days to grazing.

Suitability

High leaf to bulb ratio increases protein ratio but reduces winter hardiness.

Feed Quality

Average Dry Matter Yield 3.5 – 4.5 tonnes/ha

Average Fresh Yields 38 – 45 tonnes/ha

Crude Protein 17 – 18% (Mainly leaves)

Digestibility Value 69D

Dry Matter 8 – 9%

Metabolise Energy 11MJ/kg DM Sugars DM 55%

Bulk Buy

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RAPID ROOT

(AB13)

  • Quick establishment and high protein levels 
  • Turnips increase energy and stock holding capacity 
  • High yields of palatable forage 
  • Ideal for fattening stock 
  • Graze July through to December 
  • Sow Mid-April to September 

£18.00

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Sowing Info

DO NOT SOW TOO THICK As this will jeopardise root size.

Broadcasting – 6kg/Ha

Direct Drill – 5kg/Ha

Sowing Period  – April – September

80 – 100 days to grazing.

Contents

60% Gorilla Forage Rape 

40% Samson Stubble Turnip 

Bulk Buy

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WINTER GRAZE

(AB13)

  • The most popular and proven root mixture 
  • Reliable quality varieties suitable for sowing after winter cereals 
  • Exhibits very good winter hardiness 
  • Very good stock holding characteristics 
  • Graze September to February 
  • Sow July to Mid-September 
  • 20% Green Globe can replace 20% turnips to improve winter hardiness 

£18.00

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Sowing Info

DO NOT SOW TOO THICK As this will jeopardise root size.

Broadcasting – 6kg/Ha

Direct Drill – 5kg/Ha

Sowing Period  – April – September

80 – 100 days to grazing.

Contents

60% Gorilla Forage Rape 

60% Delilah Stubble Turnip 

Bulk Buy

For bulk order prices please fill in the contact form and we will get back to you. Alternatively, call us on 01531 822833.