March 26, 2020

Seed Industry may continue to operate. AS COVID-19 has been declared a national disaster and classified as a pandemic

June 26, 2019

“CAP9001 dries off slower than other varieties which is ideal, as I prefer the silage to be slightly green when I harvest”, says Mingay. He also finds his cattle prefer the more moist texture of Capstone Seeds white maize.


The Mingays have planted around 300 hectares o...

May 14, 2019

The Capstone Seeds team work tirelessly in order to bring you, our customers, the highest quality, highest performing products possible and we want to show them to you at NAMPO 2019.

The team is all set up and ready to meet you.

Come find us at Seed Plot G30 and qualify...

March 1, 2019

Cover crops provide multiple potential benefits to soil health and crops. Improves soil fertility and structure, adds nutrients and organic matter, Improves soil aeration, increases water infiltration and holding capacity, reduces soil erosion from wind and water, incr...

January 7, 2019

STOOLING RYE OVERVIEW


Stooling rye is a tufted annual grass species that can grow as tall as 1,5 m. Rye has an extensive, fibrous root system that may go as deep as 1,5 m. Stooling rye is a valuable fodder (for pasture, hay or silage) and a cover crop during winter. 

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January 7, 2019

All round performer
CAP 9021 is a high yielding hybrid which performs well in high potential regions. This hybrid has done well as a silage variety. It has been noted to have grain yields of over 10mt/ha as the norm. Silage yield potential of between 75-80mt/ha under i...

December 28, 2018

PEARL MILLET - SPEEDFEED and SPEEDFEED SUPER


SPEEDFEED can be planted in December. SPEEDFEED is good herbage for dairy cattle, growing calves and horses. There is no danger of prussix acid poisoning. SPEEDFEEDhas a very fast germination rate. SPEEDFEED tolerates poor a...

December 28, 2018

DIPLOID VS TETRAPLOID

Diploid ryegrasses have two sets of chromosomes per cell, compared to a tetraploid which has four. Diploids combine yield and robustness, ensuring that even in less than ideal conditions, they will deliver for your stock.

Diploid plants have more...

November 8, 2018

24SEVEN DIPLOID PERENNIAL RYEGRASS STANDS OUT

24SEVEN was planted in George, Western Cape trials on 10 March 2017 and the the trial is continuing. 24SEVEN is up against various Diploids and Tetraploids, but is clearly standing out as the top performing cultivar.

 

24SEVEN...

March 22, 2018

The Capstone Seeds team is eagerly getting ready for the NAMPO Harvest day 2018. We work tirelessly in order to bring you, our customers, the highest quality, highest performing products possible and we want to show them to you at NAMPO.

Come find us at s...

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