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DUCADO

Annual ryegrass (Lolium westerwoldicum)

High yield, good silage, health

Maturity Groupintermediate
Ploidydiploid

DUCADO’s main characteristic is its high dry matter yield; it is very well suited for silage production. The top yield performance is combined with a very good rust resistance, which establishes DUCADO as one of the top varieties for intercropping.

Characteristics

Yield+ + + +
Rust Resistance+ + +

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Ear emergence4 (early to intermediate)
Cover crop use - matter production at the beginning5 (intermediate)
Cover crop use - susceptibility for rust4 (low to intermediate)
Cover crop use - dry matter yield - 1. cut6 (intermediate to high)
All specified information is given to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee on completeness and correctness. Despite care we cannot guarantee that the described characteristics are repeatable / comprehensive in agricultural practice in each case. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description.