It is smaller than the mangel wurzel, and more compact, and appears in its texture to be more like the Swedish turnip.
The leaves of the mangel wurzel are of great value, especially in dry summers.
The mangel wurzel produces a larger crop than the Swedish turnip.
We had him from the work'us when he was seven, to chop mangel wurzel, and here he's been ever since, nigh twelve year.
But mix the potatoes with juice of mangel wurzel, and they make very good food for hogs of all ages.