Research

*Varieties highlighted in Green are supplied by DLF. 
 
                                                                                             Kale Trial Data              
Variety      Type Total DM Yield % Fresh Yield % DM % Leaf: Stem Ratio Height cm Digestibility Value %
100%=Tonnes/Ha   9.8 70.2        
Caledonian Club root resistant 122 123 13.8 0.6 101 71.2
Grampian Intermediate 114 113 14.1 0.6 101 73.7
Pinfold Intermediate 112 100 15.6 1.0 101 71.1
Bittern Intermediate 112 101 15.5 0.8 94 74.0
Voltage Intermediate 105 93 15.7 0.9 97 70.6
Keeper Short Grazer 103 92 15.7 1.2 85 74.2
Maris Kestrel (c) Short Grazer 100 100 13.9 1.1 74 75.6
Thousand Head Older Standards 99 83 16.6 1.2 99 70.1

Data Source: Limagrain UK & James Hutton Trials 1991-2013     ( c ) = control