SF SUGA™

SF SUGA™ is a sugar beet variety with very high bulb dry matter. This helps ensure maximum harvestable yield and prolongs its storage ability. Specifically bred for mechanical harvesting, SF SUGA™ can add flexibility to many feeding systems.

The ability to be harvested across a range of seasons allows feed availability during key times.

Agronomic features:
  • The latest in sugar beet technology
  • From one of the world’s leading breeding programmes
  • Very high dry matter type
  • Genetic monogerm hybrid
  • Even crown height/bulb uniformity
  • High utilisation in all systems

Feed available

Substantial yields of high-quality harvestable beets. Harvested SF SUGA™ can be fed in any season.

Stock suitability

All types when lifted and fed.
(can be chipped in some systems).

Sowing rate for harvesting

Precision sowing equipment
100,000-120,000
seeds/ha.

Ensure drill row spacing is set to suit the mechanical harvester being used – consult your harvesting contractor for width.

“we can grow AND Harvest it for 18-20¢ /kg DM – there’s nothing on the market at that price.”