Products — Conservation mixtures

Field margins

2m MARGIN AND BEETLE BANK

  • 50% Cocksfoot
  • 30% Creeping Red Fescue
  • 20% Timothy
  • 10kgs per acre/25kgs per hectare

6m margin and stewardship

CHURCH OF BURES STEWARDSHIP

  • 20% Smooth-stalked Meadow Grass
  • 20% Meadow Fescue
  • 20% Chewings Fescue
  • 20% Sheeps Fescue
  • 10% Timothy
  • 10% Browntop Bent
  • 10kgs per acre/25kgs per hectare

Pollen and Nectar

  • 20% Crested Dogstail
  • 20% Meadow Fescue
  • 10% Chewings Fescue
  • 10% Sheep Fescue
  • 10% Timothy
  •   5% Slender Creeping Red Fescue
  •   5% Browntop Bent
  •   5% Red Clover
  •   2% Alsike Clover
  •   5% Sainfoin
  •   4% Common Vetch
  •   2% Birdsfoot Trefoil
  •   2% Black Knapweed
  • 10kgs per acre/25kgs per hectare

Nectar Rich

  • 10% White Clover
  • 10% Red clover
  • 10% Birdsfoot Trefoil
  • 10% Sainfoin
  • 20% Vetch
  • 10% Fenugreek
  • 10% Lucerne
  • 20% Phacelia 
  •  5kgs per acre/12.5kgs per hectare

Arable reversion

RECREATE GRASSLAND MIXTURE

  • 20% Smooth-stalked Meadow Grass
  • 20% Meadow Fescue
  • 20% Chewings Fescue
  • 20% Sheeps Fescue
  • 10% Browntop Bent
  •   5% Timothy
  •   5% Essex Broad Red Clover
  • 10kgs per acre/25kgs per hectare

General purpose wildlife mixtures

Both these mixtures can be used in many different situations such as field margins, buffer strips, meadow mixtures, reservoir/pond surrounds and as a wild flower base mixture. These mixtures are an ideal and cost effective way of fulfilling various requirements.

Heavy Land

  • 20% Creeping Red Fescue
  • 20% Chewings Fescue
  • 20% Meadow Fescue
  • 20% Timothy
  • 10% Smooth-Stalked Meadow Grass
  • 10% Crested Dogstail
  • 10kgs per acre/25kgs per hectare

Light Land

  • 20% Meadow Fescue
  • 20% Creeping Red Fescue
  • 20% Cocksfoot
  • 15% Sheeps Fescue
  • 10% Crested Dogstail
  • 10% Smooth-stalked Meadow Grass
  •   5%  Browntop Bent
  • 10kgs per acre/25kgs per hectare

Bumblebees & Butterflies mixture

This is an excellent way to attract bees, butterflies and many other insects.  This mixture is ideal for domestic wildlife projects and farmers alike.

  • 50% Borage
  • 30% Phacelia
  • 20% Essex Broad Red Clover
  •   6kgs per acre/15kgs per hectare