Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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TAIFUN

Red clover (Trifolium pratense)

Best in all

Ploidytetraploid

TAIFUN is a variety with excellent characteristics. The Red clover reaches high total dry matter yields and exceeds all listed varieties of the German portfolio in the yield in the first cut. TAIFUN also confirms these results in the categories total dry matter yield in the second year of use as a main crop. The good winter hardiness and the low to medium susceptibility to Stem rot of clover are also worth mentioning. In total, TAIFUN sets new benchmarks in the red clover portfolio.

Characteristics

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Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Dry matter production at the beginning6 (intermediate to strong)
Beginning of flowering5 (intermediate)
Tendency for winter damage4 (low to intermediate)
Dry matter yield - total6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut7 (high)
Dry matter yield - following cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Crude protein content6 (intermediate to high)
Susceptibility for stem rot of clover4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for anthracnose of clover6 (intermediate to strong)
Susceptibility for mildew6 (intermediate to strong)
Total dry matter yield in the second year of use6 (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.