RUTILE
GRAIN FORAGE HYBRID
MONOCUTTING DUAL USE
MID LATE, 115-120 DAYS

BENEFITS

  • GOOD DIGESTIBILITY AND BIOMASS YIELD
  • DUAL USES: SILAGE AND BIOGAS
  • GOOD DROUGHT TOLERANCE

IDENTITY CARD

Yield components 
108,40% of average DM yield  (yield DM average = 13,97 T/Ha)
Source: 10 R&D Lidea European trials
Green mass yield = 54,50 T/Ha

MORPHOLOGICAL CRITERIA
Panicle: open                                                                                                                                   Color : brown
Height: very tall
Vegetative development: good Sum of temperatures (basis) 6°c:  1750°c
Texture: 25% vitreous - 75 farinaceous

CULTURE TIPS

• Recommended density / environnement:
           - Stressed: 180 to 200 thsd kernels / ha
           - Favorable: 200 to 220 thsd kernels / ha
           - Irrigated: 220 thsd kernels / ha
• Distance between row: 50 to 75 cm
• Seeding depth: 2 to 4 cm
• Soil temperature need: > 10-12°C