Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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GALACTUS

This hybrid is mainly a grain variety with an excellent yield. GALACTUS is a really compact maize and contains a very high starch level if it is used as silage maize.


Maturity/Usage
Silage maize maturityGrain maturitySilage maizeGrain maizeEnergy
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Description
Variety typeHybrid form/Grain type
compact hybrid, short cob with big diametersingle-cross/flint maize
Cultivation and agronomic characteristics
Drilling dateSeeding rate silage (plants/m²)Seeding rate grain (plants/m²)LocationLodging resistance
early - medium10-118-10all sitesvery high

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