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Traditional Game Cover Mix

The Traditional Game Cover Mixture combines a broad range of species which will give a full season of cover and a supply of food.

  • A tried and tested mixture species which provides feed and cover
  • Sunflowers provide an attractive splash of colour
  • Differing seed sizes mean it is best broadcast rather than drilled
  • Game Maize, White Millet, Red Millet, Buckwheat, Kale, Sunflower, White Mustard, Forage Rape, Gold of Pleasure, Phacelia
  • Sowing Rate: 10kg per acre. Packsize: 10kg
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Ambush Millet Mix

A mix of white and Japanese reed millet. The white millet provides a source of food  whilst the Japanese reed millet provides cover.

  • The strong reed millet plant provides long season cover for flushing
  • White millet will provide the feed to hold the birds in the cover
  • Winter hardy allowing it to be used through the shooting season
  • 40% White Millet, 40% Red Millet, 20% Japanese Reed Millet
  • Sowing rate: 5kg per acre. Pack Size: 10kg
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Boost Late Game Cover Mixture

Fast growing, quick to establish, and frost hardy. Ideal to sow in late summer or early autumn to provide cover that will last all winter.

  • Rapid growing catch crop
  • Excellent as a "rescue" mixture for patching failed crops
  • Ideal for when a late sown cover crop is required
  • Includes: Texsel Greens, Hybrid Brassica, Fodder Radish, Brown Mustard
  • Sowing rate: 2.5 kg per acre. Pack size: 5kg
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Broadshot Cover Mixture

Broadshot is a mixture of selected species that contribute to feed and cover. 

  • An excellent mixture where both cover and feed are required
  • Can be left to regenerate for a second year
  • Facilitates economical weed control 
  • Contains: Buckwheat, Goldeneye Kale, Phacelia, Forage Rye, Yellow Blossom Clover, White Millet, Red Millet, Japanese Reed Millet, Quinoa 
  • Sowing rate: 6kg per acre. Pack size: 10kg. 
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Cocker Game Cover Mixture

Cocker will provide a full season of cover as well as an excellent supply of seeds to keep the birds close to the covers.

  • Suitable for Environmental Stewardship Schemes.
  • Full season cover for up to two years.
  • Butisan herbicide tolerant.
  • Contains; Kale, Mustard, Fodder Radish and Linseed.
  • Sowing rate: 6.5kg per acre. Pack size: 6.5kg. 
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Decoy Game Cover Mixture

Decoy is an easy to establish mixture which will provide cover as well as a plentiful supply of seeds to feed the birds.

  • An excellent mixture where both cover and feed are required.
  • Provides a source of food throughout the season.
  • Easy to sow and establish as all the seeds are of similar size.
  • Contains: Linseed, Buckwheat, Red Millet, White Millet, Fodder Radish, White Mustard, Japanese Reed Millet, Gold of Pleasure 
  • Sowing rate: 10kg per acre. Pack size: 10kg. 
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Flurry Game Cover Mix

A traditional and extremely popular game cover mixture that contains a wide range of species.

  • A mixture of species which provides feed and cover 
  • Differing seeds sizes mean it is best broadcast rather than drilled.
  • Contains Sunflower, Phacelia, Buckwheat, Kale, Fodder Rape, White Millet, Red Millet, Maize 
  • Sowing Rate: 10kg per acre. Packsize: 10kg.
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Four Ten Game Cover Mixture

A popular mixture of Maize and Dwarf Sorghum which provides cover and a source of food throughout the season.

  • Provides cover and food throughout the season.
  • Dwarf Sorghum provides warmth and cover below the Maize.
  • Both crops have similar husbandry for ease of management. 
  • 70% Game Maize, 30% Dwarf Sorghum
  • Sowing rate 14kg per acre. Pack size: 14 kg. Fungicide treated seed.
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Kingmix

Kingmix combines winter hardy kale with feed value of quinoa.

  • Early, medium and late maturing seed heads
  • Excellent holding mixture
  • Contains quinoa and kale
  • Sowing rate: 1kg per acre. Pack size: 3.25kg
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Kingmix 2000

Kingmix 2000 offers a perfect combination of Caledonian kale and Quinoa to offer great resistance to clubroot

  • Excellent restistance to clubroot (brassica sick land)
  • Tall kale makes bird access easier
  • Kale is supplied flea beetle treated
  • Contains Caledonian kale and Quinoa
  • Sow at 1kg/acre.  Packsize 3.25kg
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Kwik Fix Game Cover Mixture

The name says it all! Kwik Fix provides rapid cover for late sown or for patching failed spring sown game cover crops.

  • Ideal mixture to replace or patch failed spring game cover.
  • A unique combination of the fastest growing game cover species.
  • Can provide cover up until Christmas.
  • 80% Fodder Radish, 20% White Mustard
  • Sowing rate: 5 kg per acre. Pack size: 5kg.
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Labrador Game Cover Mixture

Labrador is designed to be used on cooler or more exposed northern sites. Features Triticale which is resistant to rabits.

  • Ideal for use on cold or exposed northern sites.
  • Full season cover for up to two years.
  • Creates ideal habitat for brood rearing.
  • Contains; Triticale, Mustard, Kale, Linseed and Quinoa.
  • Sowing rate: 20kg per acre. Pack size: 20kg. 
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Late Game Cover Mixture

A combination of four rapidly establishing species to give season long cover. Will provide cover of 2-3 feet in height.

  • A versatile and easy cover to establish in all areas.
  • A rapidly establishing and maturing mixture providing winter cover.
  • Used as a patching crop when spring crops fail, will tolerate drought conditions.
  • 60% Forage rape, 28% Stubble Turnips, 7% White Mustard, 5% Fodder Radish.
  • Sowing rate: 5 kg per acre.  Pack size: 5kg.
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Magnet Game Cover Mixture

Magnet game cover seed mixture combines a mixture of species which will provide a source of food in the form of seeds and insects.

  • Combines; Triticale, Phacelia, Linseed and Fodder Radish.
  • Phacelia adds colour and attracts insects.
  • Creates ideal habitat for brood rearing.
  • Provides a steady supply of seeds for birds to eat.
  • Sowing rate: 15kg per acre. Pack size: 15kg. 

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Northern Shot Game Cover Mixture

Northern Shot Mixture is ideal for sowing in colder more exposed areas, suitable to last up to 2 years.

  • The kale, yellow blossom clover and chicory will provide cover and feed for the second year.
  • It is designed to provide cover and feed as well as being a haven for wildlife throughout the season.
  • Spring Barley, Spring Triticale, Spring Wheat, Kale, Hybrid Brassica, Perennial Chicory, Yellow Blossom Clover, Green Fennel
  • Sowing rate: 20kg per acre. Pack size: 20kg. 
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Northern Star Game Mix

Northern Star is specially designed mixture which uses ingredients which are better suited to colder northern climates.

  • Ideal for use in colder, more exposed areas. Provide a haven of cover & feed.
  • Advisable to sow in wide rows to enable birds to have free access.
  • Triticale is beneficial as it is resistant to rabbits.
  • Spring Beans, Spring Triticale, Spring Wheat, Forage Rape, Kale, Quinoa, Yellow Blossom Clover seeds
  • Sowing rate: 20kg per acre. Pack size: 20 kg.
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Over 'n' Under Sorghum Mix

Mix of two differing heights of sorghum. The Dwarf Sorghum gives birds protection from predators and Giant Sorghum acts as a windbreak.

  • Creates thick and sturdy cover which will last for a full season
  • Best sown from May-June
  • 90% Dwarf Sorghum, 10% Giant Sorghum
  • Sowing rate: 10kg per acre. Pack size 10kg
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Overdrive - Quinoa/Kale Game Cover Mixture

An excellent combination of winter hardy cover provided by the Kale and high quality feed provided from the Quinoa.

  • Winter hardy cover of kale and feeding potential of quinoa.
  • Quinoa provides high protein feed with kale keeping the birds dry
  • Kale will provide cover for two seasons.
  • 50% Quinoa, 50% Goldeneye Kale 
  • Sowing rate: 2.5kg per acre. Pack size: 2.5kg.
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Partridge Cover Mixture

A very hardy seed mixture that will perform well on colder, poorer quality soils. Creates an open canopy which is preferred by partridges. 

  • Very hardy mixture. Thrives on colder, poorer soils
  • Mixture has an open canopy that encourages and holds partridges. 
  • Useful as a break crop from Kale.
  • Spring Barley, Spring Triticale, Linseed, Gold of Pleasure, Kale
  • Sowing rate: 25kg per acre. Pack Size: 25kg 
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Pro Driver Game Cover Mixture

Pro Driver game cover seed mixture is designed to have a thinner canopy to allow easier access for birds to give more controlled drives.

  • Huge feeding potential from seed bearing species.
  • Provides blend of feed and cover.
  • More open canopy favoured by partridges.
  • Combines; Kale, Camelina, Quinoa, Linseed, Mustard.
  • Sowing rate: 6.5kg per acre. Pack size: 6.5kg. 
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Rescue Cover Mixture

A fast establishing, maturing mixture ideal for patching failed crops or where a later sown crop is wanted. 

  • Provides cover and potentially seeds within 16 weeks of sowing
  • Rescue mixture for failed crops 
  • Rapid establishment
  • 50% Buckwheat, 15% Fodder Radish, 15% White Mustard, 10% Gold of pleasure, 10% Texsel Greens
  • Sowing rate: 5kg per acre. Pack Size: 10kg 
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Setter Game Cover Mixture

Setter game cover seed mixture is a traditional mixture which combines a broad range of species. Provides two full seasons of cover.

  • Full season cover for up to two years.
  • Very reliable mixture with excellent holding and feed potential.
  • Combines; Phacelia, Sweet Clover, Millet Blend, Maize, Mustard, Kale, Buckwheat and Sunflowers.
  • Sowing rate: 10kg per acre. Pack size: 10kg. 
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Spaniel Game Cover Mixture

Spaniel is a summer sown, drought tolerant game cover mixture which is easy to establish. Combines four different seed species.

  • Drought tolerant mixture which can be sown in the summer months.
  • Can be used for patching failed spring sown crops.
  • Easy to establish, can be broadcast directly into cereal stubble.
  • Combines; Mustard, Fodder Radish, Interval Rape/Kale, Ethiopian Mustard.
  • Sowing rate: 4.5kg per acre. Pack size 4.5kg.   
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Springer Game Cover

Springer game cover seed mixture is ideal for areas which are difficult to sow on an annual basis. A blend of Perennial Chicory and Triticale.

  • Triticale provides feed for the first year, Perennial Chicory gives permanent cover.
  • Chicory is drought tolerant and will grow to a height of up to 1.5m.  
  • Triticale is resistant to damage from rabbits.
  • Contains: Perennial Chicory and Triticale.
  • Sowing rate: 15kg. Pack size: 15kg.
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Sundown Game Cover Mixture

Sundown mixture combines Sunflower and Maize seeds, two of the most popular game cover seed species used in the UK.

  • Combines the fantastic feeding potential of both species.
  • Provides full season cover and feed.
  • Fungicide treated seed.
  • 75% Game maize, 15% Sunflower, 10% Giant Sorghum
  • Sowing rate: 13kg per acre .Pack Size: 13kg. 
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Terrier Organic Game Cover Mix

Terrier Organic Game Cover Mix is a blend of organically sourced seed with a wide range of uses

  • Offers a seasons feed and cover
  • 2 year potential
  • Insect attractant
  • Contains Organic triticale, phacelia and mustard, kale
  • Sowing rate 20kg/acre. Packsize 20kg

 

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Zoom Brassica Mixture

A blend of Winfred Hybrid Brassica and Forage Rape. A vigourous and quick growing seed mixture making it ideal for failed crops.

  • Provide cover for a whole season
  • Vigorous and quick growing, ideal for replacing failed crops or patching
  • Good disease and bolting resistance
  • 50% Winfred Hybrid Brassica and 50% Forage Rape
  • Sowing rate: 2.5kg per acre. Pack Size: 5kg
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Jack Russell Wild Bird Seed Mixture

Jack Russell provides excellent food source for one year. The inclusion of grain sorghum gives the mix winter hardiness and structure. 

  • Herbicide tolerant  
  • Seed sheds early autumn 
  • Suitable for Countryside Stewardship (CSS): AB9, OP2
  • Contains: Spring Triticale, Millet Blend, Grain Sorghum, Sunflower
  • Pack size: 20kg. Sow minimum 20kg per acre 
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