Appin Forage Turnip is created for fast, vigorous establishment and maturity as quick as 60-100 days. It is firmly anchored in the ground for minimum wastage. Appin has a significantly higher proportion of leaf yield compared to other turnips, and is multi-crowned for improved re-growth potential. The high leaf-to-bulb ratio results in a very leafy crop with high digestibility. High yielding, high quality variety designed for grazing, an excellent forage for deer. Appin bulbs have 6 to 10 growing points on top of the bulb allowing for more leaves and better regrowth. Will germination when soil temperatures reach 50°F.
- Soil Types: Moist soil conditions
- Seeding Rate: 8-10 lbs. per acre
- Planting Depth: ¼ inch
- Planting Date: Spring and Fall