Forage species


Forage rape

Green forage during the fall!

Fonctionnal benefits

  • Forage production during the fall 
  • Forage with a high total nitrogen content.

Benefits in detail

Forage production during the fall:

  • BONAR is a type “00” rapeseed: without erucic acid and with a low content of glucosinolate allowing a use as a forage without any risk for the animals.
  • BONAR can be sown in summer or in the fall. 60 to 80 days after sowing, BONAR can provide 3 to 5 t DM/ha (1.2 to 3 t DM/ac).

Forage with a high total nitrogen content:

  • BONAR is very rich in digestible proteins so it’s The perfect supplement for maize silage and it allows to save on the concentrate.
  • BONAR is highly adapted for free grazing of the sheep and for the finishing of lambs.
  • For cattle, it’s better to offer them a grazing limited by electric wired, so it isn’t over-consumed and wasted.


Legal notices: 
Scoring refers to registration trials performed in France. They range from 1 (very low) to 9 (very good).
2022 - this document is provided for information purpose only. Recommandations may vary according to local soil and climate conditions and local agricultural practices.