Drive your silage output!

FAO 170

  • Leading DM yield
  • High grain:stover ratio
  • Excellent vigour for all soil types



  • Leading DM yield (18.5 t/ha)
  • High grain : stover ratio for energy dense silage
  • Excellent starch content (34.6%)
  • Fantastic energy values produces superb silage (11.81 MJ/kg DM)
  • Highly suited to moderate to high (50 – 70%) TMR inclusion and finishing rations
  • Multi-use variety, forage, grain and biogas
  • Excellent vigour (7.1) on all soils allows your crop to get up and away - fast
  • Data source: NIAB Forage Maize Descriptive List. First choice varieties for favourable sites (2024).
KWS EXELON has a lower ear insertion height resulting in greater stability. The potential to carry 20 grain rings provides you with superb grain quality, leading to high starch yields. This is combined with excellent DM yield and maturity providing a complete variety.
Breeder's view
KWS EXELON data sheet

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Andrew Cook
Andrew Cook
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Thomas Turner
Maize National Sales Manager
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