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PETROSCHKA is a registered forage maize variety in Germany. The mixed flint/dent maize can be used as a quality maize for dairy cows and bull fattening. It realises a good biogas yield in UK.

  • Very high starch yield
  • Very high leaf density
  • Very high total dry matter yields

General

Usage Silage Energy
Silo mature mid-early
Grain maturity mid-early
Maturity forage 230
Maturity grain 230
Type of grain flint intermediate
Hybrid Single-cross
Sowing date
early 0 late
Usage nutzung-silo-en nutzung-gas-en
Silo mature mid-early
Grain maturity mid-early
Maturity forage 230
Maturity grain 230
Type of grain flint intermediate
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 8 - 10 Plants/m²
Grain 7 - 8 Plants/m²
Forage 8 - 10 Plants/m²
Grain 7 - 8 Plants/m²

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.