Commanding Yields from KWS!

FAO 170

  • Outstanding early vigour on all soil types
  • Stable DM yield
  • Very high starch



  • Stable DM yield – across all NIAB trials (99%)

  • Outstanding early vigour on all soil types (7.4)

  • Very high starch (35.1%) and ME content (11.51 MJ/Kg)

Data source: NIAB Forage Maize Descriptive List. First choice varieties for favourable sites (2019)

SEVERUS is the benchmark for UK variety suitability in the early segment and remains a popular choice amongst KWS hybrids.
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SEVERUS data sheet

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