KWS KERRIN

The bankable barnfiller with proven performance

  • Proven performance across contrasting seasons
  • Good yield late sown
  • Good performance across a range of soil types and across the rotation

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Like its parent, KWS Santiago, KWS Kerrin has made a strong name for itself in the Group 4 hard feed market. By providing a consistent performance across regions, soil types and drilling dates; it is a variety that is reliable and has proven very popular with farmers across the UK. KWS Kerrin requires a good fungicide programme to fully harness its true yield potential. It is resistance to OWBM. Later sowing varieties has the benefit of increasing Septoria resistance; by sowing KWS Kerrin mid-October onwards 0.5 to 1 point in resistance can be effectively be added. Additionally, KWS Kerrin has a good specific weight at 76.1 kg/hl and has a similar plant type and growth habit to KWS Santiago. Commercial experience supports our own data, suggesting that KWS Kerrin also has good resistance to sprouting.
Kerrin has topped my wheat trial for the last 3 yrs and performs well on farm. Its consistent high yield is exactly what I look for in a feed wheat
Stephen Buckle, Limebar Farm, Boroughbridge
KWS KERRIN data sheet

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Kirsty Richards
Kirsty Richards
Cereals Product Manager
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