Mangel Forage Beet


About- This large forage beet has many unique uses and capabilities. Harvest the root or greens for typical beet uses or utilize this crop as a livestock grazing forage. Highly nutritious and easy to grow, this beet can grow to immense sizes.

When and Where to Plant- Sow seeds in the garden as soon as the soil can be worked in early spring. Seeds will germinate in 5-10 days. Select an area with loose soils and full sun.

Care and Harvest- Harvest as desired for roots or greens. Great storage capability.

Planting Depth- 1/2"

Seed Spacing- 2"

Spacing Between Rows- 20-24"

Days to Germination- 5-10

Space After Thinning- 4-6"

Days to Maturity- 65

Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 125