Grey Partridge

A Bright Seeds stewardship mixture containing mixed kale (usually treated), quinoa, millet, Spring triticale, Gold Of Pleasure and linseed.

Pack Size

15.5kg (0.5ha)

Seed Rate

31kg/ha

Uses

Similar to Pheasant & Finch - makes excellent cover and feed for 2 years. Complies with ELS and HLS requirements.

Value

Feed and second year cover.

Sowing

May - June

Seedbed

Fine and firm.

Drilling

Best drilled just under the surface (quarter inch) in 15-20 inch rows. Can be broadcast.

Roll

Yes

Fertiliser

(soil index 2)
N 100kg/ha; P 50kg/ha; K 180kg/ha.

Bugs & Beasts

Flea beetle and slugs can be a problem (at the first sign, see your advisor).

Weeds

Use a stale seedbed as limited chemical control available.

Plant Disease

Not usually a problem.

Price

£89.00 per 15.5kg

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