SF LIFTA™ - Fodder and Sugar Beets

Fodder and Sugar Beets


Medium - high DM% fodder beet

SF LIFTA™ is the latest in medium - high dry matter harvestable fodder beet. Selected from Seed Force's comprehensive fodder beet development programme, it offers excellent in-field performance.

SF LIFTA™ offers unsurpassed leaf quality and is very tolerant to leaf diseases particularly mildew and rust which can be prevalent in New Zealand conditions. Ideal for grazing and/or mechanical harvesting producing significant yields.

Agronomic Features:

  • Verstaile fodder beet for grazing and/or harvesting
  • Medium - high dry matter type 17 - 19%
  • Unsurpassed leaf quality
  • Very tolerant to leaf diseases
  • Genetic monogerm hybrid

Stock Suitability

Older animals when grazed in-situ. All types when lifted and fed.

Feed Available

Substantial yields of high quality grazable or harvestable beets

Sowing Rate for Grazing

Precision sowing equipment 80,000 - 100,000 seeds per ha

Sowing Rate for Harvesting

Precision sowing equipment 100,000 - 120,000 seeds per ha