ZETA 140 S silage

FAO group: 140
Use: Silage
Type of hybrid: Double cross - Dc
Type of grain: Intermediate

Characteristics:
Extremely early hybrid suitable for silage in mountain regions and cold areas
In warmer areas is possible to use as a subsequent crop considering its extreme earliness
Adaptable to higher plant density
Shorter plants with higher share of corn cobs in silage matter
High content of corn in silage
Very high fiber digestibility
Very good tolerance to worse growing conditions

Recommended plant density:
Grain, CCM and LKS: 100 000 plants/ha
Silage: 120 000 plants/ha

Recommended plant density as an intercrop:
Grain, CCM and LKS: 100 000 plants/ha
Silage: 110 000–115 000 plants/ha

  Silage quality indicators
  Starch %
36.32
 
  Fiber content in whole plant %
20.69
 
  NDF content in whole plant %
45.73
 
  Digestible fiber in whole plant %
58.94
 
  SNDF in whole plant %
57.92
 
  SOH %
69.11
 
  NEL MJ/kg
6.49