Rodriguez KWS  FAO 170


In Your Field…

Rodriguez KWS is a true dual purpose variety for either silage or grain production. A stable, repeatable crop which grows consistently well, even at higher altitudes or on heavier soils.

Versatile for silage or grain!

Characteristics / Quality

  • Produces high DM yields in the field (17.9 t/ha DM)
  • Balanced starch content (36.0%) makes an ideal variety for high maize inclusion diets
  • High energy content (11.85 MJ/kg DM) increases ration energy density
  • Performs very well for CCM to produce a higher energy feed suitable for dairy or enhanced finishing
  • Great early vigour (6.6) on all soils provides a solid start

Data source:
NIAB Forage Maize Descriptive List. First Choice varieties for favourable sites (2024).

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