Oats 2017

Spring and winter recommended varieties.

Southern Fuel & Farm Supplies Ltd examine the recommended list every year, we pick out the top varieties on both yield and agronomic traits. We can help you the farmer to select the best variety for your site, situation and farming system.

Seeding rates, due to the variance of the thousand grain weight, seed rates vary dramatically from year to year. To work out the correct seedings rate use the equation below

( Target plant population x TGW divided by Est plant establishment % )

or contact your local Area Representative for more details.

 

 

                   Barra                   

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A Swedish variety with moderately short straw, susceptible to lodging and to straw breakdown. Very susceptible to mildew and susceptible to crown rust.  Excellent grain quality.

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                   Binary                     

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A very high yielding Dutch variety with short straw, moderately susceptible to lodging and moderately resistant to straw breakdown. Good resistance to mildew and moderately susceptible to crown rust. Good grain quality.

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                  Husky                    

  

An early maturing very high yielding German variety with short straw and good resistance to lodging but moderately susceptible to straw breakdown.   Moderately resistant to mildew and susceptible to crown rust.  Very good grain quality.

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PROVISIONALLY RECOMMENDED

 

                 Keely                 

 

An early maturing, very high yielding German variety with moderately short straw. Moderate susceptibility to lodging and susceptible to straw breakdown. Moderately resistant to mildew and moderately susceptible to crown rust.  Very good grain quality.

 

For more agronomy information regarding seed variety, rate, herbicide, fungicides, pesticides and nutrients please contact our Team of experts as these change on an annual basis.

 

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