Tree Sparrow

A Bright Seeds enhanced wild bird mixture containing Spring triticale, mixed millet, Spring wheat, quinoa, buckwheat, Gold Of Pleasure and phacelia.

Pack Size

21.5kg (0.5ha)

Seed Rate

43kg/ha

Uses

Complies with ELS and HLS requirements.

Value

Similar to Spring Corn Bunting mixture - makes excellent feed with some cover, but especially designed to favour tree sparrow.

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 50kg/ha; P 40kg/ha; K 100 kg/ha.

Bugs & Beasts

Sometimes affected by slugs.

Weeds

Use a stale seedbed as limited chemical control available.

Plant Disease

Not usually a problem.

Price

£76.25 per 21.5kg

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