Is our biggest selling main hybrid in the UK (Kynetec, 2020). Trials have shown it reaches 30% dry matter quickly and produces good yields of high starch content silage and has a high degree of adaptation to cultivation on less favourable locations where heat is often limiting.

Hybrid Solutions

Primary End Use

Forage, biogas and grain

Hybrid Characteristics

  • Fastest Pioneer hybrid to reach 30% dry matter
  • Tall hybrid for such an early maturity
  • Very good early vigour

Grown In The Open

  • On both favourable and less favourable sites
  • Where early vigour and rapid early growth is important
  • For production of dry grain or grain for crimping on all but marginal sites

Grown Using The Samco System

  • High comparative dry matter yields on the coldest sites e.g. sites in Northern Ireland and South West Scotland 
  • High starch yields for this maturity 
  • On more favourable locations when sowing is delayed

Hybrid Specific Agronomic Advice

* Score on a 1- 9 scale where 9 = very resistant

** Assumes plant establishment losses of less than 5%

*** Film penetration varies with conditions and film. Trials conducted with Samco and Maizetech films