RHODES
FORAGE BMR GRAIN HYBRID 
MONOCUTTING SILAGE
MID LATE, 115-120 DAYS

BENEFITS

  • HIGH ALIMENTARY VALUE WITH LARGE ANIMAL FEED USES
  • GOOD BALANCE BETWEEN STARCH, ENERGY AND SOLUBLE SUGARS
  • GOOD LODGING TOLERANCE AND DIABROTICA

IDENTITY CARD:  YIELD COMPONENTS

100% of average DM yield (yield DM average = 13,09 T/Ha)
Source: 18 R&D Lidea European trials
Green mass yield = 41,08 T/Ha

MORPHOLOGICAL CRITERIA
Panicle: semi compact
Lenght: 26 cm
TKW: 29g
Height: short
Sum of temperatures (basis) 6°c:  Seedling <870> Ear <960> Grain => Total: 1830°c
Texture: 75% vitreous - 25% farinaceous

CULTURE TIPS

• Recommended density / environnement:
- Stressed: 180 to 200 thsd kernels / ha
- Favorable: 200 to 250 thsd kernels / ha
- Irrigated: 250 thsd kernels / ha
• Distance between row: 50 to 75 cm
• Seeding depth: 2 to 4 cm
• Soil temperature need: > 10-12°C