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LIBONUS is an annual ryegrass developed for intercropping. It is a high yielding variety with a good regrowth which ensures an excellent forage production and provides a high quality palatable forage. This can be achieved even under difficult growing conditions.

National listing/Official recommendation:
AT, DE, EC, FR, LU, MA, PT, UK

  • for intercropping use
  • fast regrowth and high dm yields
  • all in all good

Suitability

Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early
Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early

Yield characteristics

Intercropping - Dry matter yield 1st cut
7
high
Intercropping - Dry matter yield 1st cut
7
high

Plant stand development

Intercropping - Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Intercropping - Early growth development
6
medium to strong

Healthiness

Susceptibility to rust
3
low

Source: Bundessortenamt (Federal Plant Variety Office, Germany) 2020

Susceptibility to rust
3
low

Source: Bundessortenamt (Federal Plant Variety Office, Germany) 2020

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.