Doon Major

Doon Major is a common stock forage Swede in NZ, a consistent yielder, bulbs stand clear of the ground with purple flesh. Suitable for all stock types. 

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$16.50$22.50 excluded GST


Doon Major is a traditional Swede variety that is commonly used in New Zealand due to its consistent performance. A good winter forage crop for most stock types; sheep, cattle and deer. It is a palatable Brassica feed source, easily digestible with a high content of water-soluble carbohydrates. Doon Major is a cultivar that is cold tolerant, making it a good choice for regions like Southland. Also drought-resistant, it is able to grow well in a range of locations and soil types. The bulb stands clear of the ground and has purple skin.

Additional information

Doon Major Swede



Dynastrike, Goldstrike, Untreated


The standard maturity rate is 180 – 200 days until grazing.

Sowing rates

Recommended sowing rate of 1-2 kg per hectare.

Price table

Treatment 500 kg + 100 – 500kg 10 – 100kg
Untreated $10.50 $14.00 $16.50
Dynastrike $13.50 $17.00 $19.50
Goldstrike $16.50 $20.00 $22.50

All prices are excluded GST. Minimum order 10kg. All seed is supplied in 25kg bags. Bulk 500kg bags are also an option.

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