Wild Bird Seed Mix 1
Good all round cover and can be left for year 2 providing the kale gets established. Complies with ELS requirements (ask us regarding HLS).
This mix uses Spring and Winter triticale to optimise grain in year 2 as well as year 1.
May - early June
Fine and firm.
Best drilled just under the surface (quarter inch) in 15-20 inch rows. Can be broadcast successfully.
(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).
Use a stale seedbed, as very limited chemical control available.
Not usually a problem.
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