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KEEPER is a medium height kale with excellent leaf to stem ratio (greater than 50% leaf). Suitable for sheep and cattle grazing.
- High-yielding giant type kale with potential yield of 18,000kg DM/ha
- Excellent tolerance to frost
- Good aphid tolerance
- Very high dry matter yields
- Good winter hardiness
- Excellent leaf to stem ratio
Utilisation: Graze in situ & zero graze
Sowing period: Spring & early summer
Utilisation period: Autumn & winter
Days to maturity: 170-220 days
Drilled: 1–2kg/acre (2.5–5kg/ha).
Broadcast: 3kg/acre (7.5kg/ha).
Available in pack sizes of 5kg (untreated), 2kg (treated).