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Saltire 14

Saltire 14

‘l have been very pleased with the Saltire 14 grass mixture and its performance, in what has been a very wet summer in a difficult field.’ George Haddow, J & F Haddow, Redburn Farm, Torrance, Glasgow. The all diploid composition …

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Saltire 10

Saltire 10 is a long term ley that combines perennial ryegrass with drought-resistant cocksfoot.  Cocksfoot needs frequent grazing. Tetraploid variety (T) content – 37%.

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Saltire 11

‘I have used the Saltire 11 on a number of occasions and I have always been very pleased with the quality of the grass for silage and grazing.  It always produces a lush grazing sward with plenty of bottom that …

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Saltire 12

An open day highlighting the benefits of overseeding was organised by the SRUC team in conjunction with Watson Seeds at Clachan Sands, North Uist by kind permission of Donald John MacDonald. ‘The event was very well received and it clearly …

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Saltire 2

‘This field of Saltire 2 was sown in May and was ready for cutting in early August.  We are delighted with both the germination and the regrowth of this Watson Seeds mixture,’ David Briggs, WN & J Briggs, Halferne, Castle …

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Saltire 3

‘This Saltire 3 special mix was direct sown after a break crop of turnips and then used to fatten lambs throughout the year. This has worked great for us.’ Les Donaldson, Messrs D & DL Donaldson, Greenford Farm, Arbirlot, Arbroath, …

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Saltire 4

Due to the inclusion of early grasses, this ley is well suited to light land and requires early grazing.  Adaptable to either a cutting or grazing regime. Tetraploid variety (T) content – 39%.

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