KWS EXELON

Drive your silage output!

FAO 170

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

Characteristics

Characteristics

  • Leading DM yield (2018 – 19 mean: 19.4 t/ha DM *)
    • 2022 NIAB List DM Yield – 105% 18.9 t/ha DM

  • High grain : stover ratio for energy dense silage
    • Starch % (2018: 36.2%), 2022 DL 34.1%
    • ME content (2018: 12.24 MJ/Kg), 2022 DL 11.73 MJ/Kg

  • Ideal for moderate to high (50 – 70%) TMR inclusion and/or beef finishing

  • Approx. 4 days earlier than AURELIUS in KWS screening trials

  • Excellent vigour (2018: 7.6) 2022 DL 7.4 for all soil types

Data source(s): FERA/NIAB National List Trials (2018), *KWS LP250 2018 & 2019. NIAB Forage Maize Descriptive List. First choice varieties for favourable sites (2022).

KWS EXELON brings added stability in field performance to the early forage segment. It also has superb grain density, leading to high starch yields.
Breeder’s view
KWS EXELON data sheet

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John Burgess
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