Fosyma fodder beet is a new variety (National Listed 2020).
Fosyma is a diploid fodder beet with pink/rose skin colour. It has good tolerance to bolting.
Fosyma has been bred to provide a high energy feed for dairy and beef and can be mechanically harvested or grazed in situ.
The variety grows approx. 40% out of the ground, making the crop very easy to utilize and harvest. Its root shape is conical - less fangs.
Good resistance to powdery mildew and is Rhizomania resistant.