Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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FOX

This tall silage and energy maize has a medium starch content and a very high cell wall digestibility. FOX is resistant to lodging and and ideal, robust silage maize variety for high ration shares in barns or biogas plants. This variety is also excellent as a secondary crop after a winter cover crop.


Maturity/Usage
Silage maize maturityGrain maturitySilage maizeGrain maizeEnergy
250240+++++++
Description
Variety typeHybrid form/Grain type
very tall plant with a relatively deep positioned cobsingle-cross hybrid/flint maize
Cultivation and agronomic characteristics
Drilling dateSeeding rate silage (plants/m²)Seeding rate grain (plants/m²)LocationLodging resistance
early to medium8 - 11/fresh - mediumhigh

Yield structure/Quality
Dry matter yield Energy yield Starch yield Starch-% Digestibility Grain yield
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Breeder classification: ••• = very good/very high | •• = good/high | = medium

Resistances
Maize smut Fusarium Helminthosporium
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Breeder classification: ••• = very good/very high | •• = good/high | = medium