Swede - Brora

  • Pedigree inbreeding with selection as a shopping swede
  • Multiplication of F5 family to produce uniform inbred-line cultivar

Parentage

Line from Acme x Line from Marian 

Description

Attractive deep purple skin and yellow flesh with globe shape of traditional shopping swede
Average yields of dry-matter at a low dry-matter content 

Cattle and Sheep

Graze in situ by sheep with electric fence to reduce wastage
Ideal for fattening lambs pre-Christmas 
Lift, store and feed to beef cattle

Other Info

Autumn and early winter 
Recommend sowing Grade H seed with precision drill and covering with fleece or Wondermesh to control root flies