Keepers' Relief

A Bright Seeds mixture containing white mustard, forage rape, Goblin (rape/kale hybrid), stubble turnip, vetch, linseed and leafy turnip.

Pack Size

5.8kg (0.5ha)

Seed Rate

11.6kg/ha

Uses

An annual mixture which is economic and easy to use. It can be broadcast into an established crop. Often used for patching up where early plantings have not established.

Value

Provides cover from August throughout the season, especially at low level.

Sowing

June - early August

Seedbed

Fine and firm.

Drilling

Can be broadcast but better drilled in 15-24 inch rows at 0.5 inch depth.

Roll

Yes

Fertiliser

(soil index 2)
N 80kg/ha; P 80kg/ha; K 80kg/ha.
Does not have a high demand for fertiliser.

Bugs & Beasts

No serious threats.

Weeds

If sowing into bare ground, use a stale seedbed. Where broadcast into existing crops, there is no reason to apply any herbicide as neither practical nor economic.

Plant Disease

Not generally relevant over Winter.

Price

£40.00 per 5.8kg

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