Profile

Strong yielding silage- and energy maize. ERASMUS has an extraordinarily good digestibility in this late maturity group. Therefore and because of its very high energy concentration ERASMUS got the quality brand mark “Milk Index variety”.

  • Good digestibility
  • High to very high dry matter yield
  • High yield stability

General

Usage Silage Energy
Silo mature mid-late
Grain maturity mid-late
Maturity forage 280
Maturity grain 270
Type of grain flint
Hybrid Single-cross
Sowing date
early 0 late
Usage nutzung-silo-en nutzung-gas-en
Silo mature mid-late
Grain maturity mid-late
Maturity forage 280
Maturity grain 270
Type of grain flint
Hybrid Single-cross
Sowing date
early 0 late

Resistance to diseases

Maize smut
+ + +
Fusarium
+ +
Helminthosporium
+ +

Breeder rating: +++ = very good/very high | ++ = good/high | + = medium

Maize smut
+ + +
Fusarium
+ +
Helminthosporium
+ +

Breeder rating: +++ = very good/very high | ++ = good/high | + = medium

Location

Soil type
heavy 0 light
Humidity
wet 0 dry
Soil type
heavy 0 light
Humidity
wet 0 dry

Sowing

Forage 7 - 9 Plants/m²
Grain 7 - 9 Plants/m²
Forage 7 - 9 Plants/m²
Grain 7 - 9 Plants/m²

All specified informations, recommendations and representations mentioned here are made to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee of completeness or accuracy. We cannot guarantee that the properties described are repeatable. All information is provided as an aid to decision-making. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description. Mixture compositions may change if individual varieties are not available. As of 01/2021. Subject to change without notice.