FARMSUGRO 180

Sorghum-Hybrid

Use

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Maturity

medium early

Hybrid form

Threeway-hybrid Sorghum bicolor


Advice for cultivation

  • Locations: quick warming, light and sandy soils
  • Sowing period: Mid May to mid June, from a soil temperature of 12°C
  • Sowing rate: approx. 30-35 grains/m²
  • Row spacing: preferably 25cm with drill, every second pipe closed!
  • Crop protection: Guardo Gold®, Mais Banvel®, notice permission!
  • Fertilisation: like maize

Product advice

  • 300 000 grains/U = approx. 1 ha including fungicide dressing

Description

FARMSURGO 180 is a new bred intermediate type of a grain sorghum and a huge sweet sorghum for use as silage for cattle feeding or as a biogas substrate. Grain threshing is possible in regions with high amounts of heat, which leads to a classic double use.

FARMSURGO 180 is with a growing height of approx. 1,80m the stable alternative to classic food sorghum. The early maturation into plant remains and grain enables optimal silage ability.

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FARMSUGRO 180

Biogas use

FARMSURGO 180 produces excellent substrates to ferment in biogas plants with a high biological stability in the fermenter with high methane yield.

Silage use

FARMSURGO 180 delivers energetic high and starchy silage upon good cultivation conditions.

Grain use

Because of the very good stability and early maturation FARMSURGO 180 is suitable for a good grain threshing use in advantaged locations.