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KWS Tardis

Breeder: KWS Printable PDF
Type: 2-Row Feed Pedigree: 11-12 X KWS Orwell

Variety Positioning

  • The highest yielding variety (105% treated, 78% untreated) on the Recommended List, and high specific weight (70.2 kg/hl). It was also the highest yielding variety in Agrii trials over the past two years (102% treated) with one of the highest untreated yields (90%).
  • Suitable for all regions and soils with particularly strong performance on heavy soils (109%) in official trials. Relatively tall (86 cm treated, 95 cm untreated), stiff straw (8) and medium-early maturity. Its grassweed competitiveness is still being evaluated at Stow Longa.
  • Average disease resistance against mildew (5) and net blotch (5) but lower resistance against brown rust (4) and Rhynchosporium (6) than its official ratings. Resistant to Barley Yellow Mosaic Virus.

Data source:

For detailed Agrii data and the latest disease scores speak to your local seed specialist or Agrii agronomist.

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