Oilseed Rape

At Seed Technology we research and market high yielding oilseed rape varieties with high oil content combined with an excellent agronomic package for disease resistance, lodging resistance, early maturity and reasonable plant height. Seedtech have very strong associations with some of the top breeders of oilseed rape varieties in the world and these breeders are advancing in new cutting edge technology through various research projects. New methods and techniques for breeding varieties have been developed and this is leading to new improved traits.

Contact Nigel Whyte (086 0264220) or Brett Wesley (086 0480641) for expert advice on variety and agronomy information.

BENEFITS OF CONVENTIONAL OILSEED RAPE: 

» Suitable for early sowing
» Variable seed rates can be used
» High yield potential
» Good early autumn vigour
» Lower seed costs
» Potential to match Hybrid yields

 

BENEFITS OF HYBRID OILSEED RAPE:

» High yielding advantage
» Excellent autumn vigour
» Reduced plant stress
» Reduced seeding rates
» Wider sowing window
» Superb stem characteristics

Available Oilseed Rape Varieties

  • Seedtech

    THE HIGHEST YIELDING VARIETY ON THE DAFM REC. LIST 2017

    Highest yielding on AHDB Rec. List 2017/18 - North Region

    Excellent resistance to lodging » Medium - early flowering

    Very good resistance to light leaf spot and stem canker

  • Seedtech

    NEW HIGH PERFORMING HYBRID VARIETY

    • Excellent yielding variety on the Irish National List / Recommended list 2016 at 104
    • 1.5 million live seeds per pack will deliver high germination levels in the field
    • New PNN variety (Post NeoNicotinoid) which aids quick establishment without neonicothoid seed dressings
    • Very good resistance to lodging and excellent stem canker resistance with a maximum score of 9 on AHDB list 2018 for North Region

      

  • Seedtech

    IMPRESSIVE NEW TOP YIELDING CONVENTIONAL VARIETY

    • Highest gross output yield of 110 on AHDB Rec. List 2017/18 East/West Region
    • Early maturing with short stiff straw
    • Good lodging resistance » High resistance to light leaf spot
  • Seedtech

    PICTO HAS VIGOROUS EARLY GROWTH AND BIG, FLESHY LEAVES PRODUCING AN EXTREMELY STIFF, LODGING RESISTANT CANOPY

    • High yielding variety on AHDB Rec. List 2017/18 East/West Region with score of 8 for both lodging and stem stiffness
    • Medium height and early - medium maturity
    • Good stem canker and LLS resistance
    • It is very popular on farm due to its consistent performance
  • Seedtech

    Consistently high gross output.

    • Outstanding vigour in the first 45 days of growth
    • Excellent resistance to lodging and stem stiffness
    • Unbeatable yield stability in all soil types
    • Very good resistance to light leaf spot

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