Profile

FABIO is an internationally proven tetraploid Italian ryegrass with good yield performance espcially in the first cut and thus suited for winter cover crop growing.

National listing/Official recommendation:
CA, DE, FI, IE, LU, NL, NO, PL, RU, UK

  • internationally proven variety
  • good yielding properties
  • broadly recommended variety

Suitability

Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early to inter
Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early to inter

Yield characteristics

Dry matter yield total
5
medium
Dry matter yield - 1st cut
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - further cuts
5
medium
Dry matter yield total
5
medium
Dry matter yield - 1st cut
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - further cuts
5
medium

Plant stand development

Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
5
medium
Tendency to lodging
5
medium
Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
5
medium
Tendency to lodging
5
medium

Healthiness

Susceptibility to rust
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to bacterial wilt
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to mildew
4
low to medium

Classification according to the descriptive variety list - Bundessortenamt (federal plant variety office, Germany) 2020 and our own results.

Susceptibility to rust
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to bacterial wilt
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to mildew
4
low to medium

Classification according to the descriptive variety list - Bundessortenamt (federal plant variety office, Germany) 2020 and our own results.

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.