P8201 has given extremely high dry matter yields when grown under film. This very tall large stature hybrid can increase forage yields for growers on all but marginal situations using the Samco System. P8201 penetrates film easily

Hybrid Solutions

Primary End Use

Forage and biogas

Hybrid Characteristics

  • Very tall, large stature, forage hybrid
  • Very good early vigour and good standing power
  • Very high dry matter yields, good starch contents for such a yield

Grown In The Open

  • Only on the most favourable sites in the UK & Ireland

Grown Using The Samco System

  • Suitable for all but the least favourable locations under film
  • Plant in the normal sowing period

Hybrid Specific Agronomic Advice

* Based on 1-9 scale where 9 = good and 1 = poor
**   Assumes plant establishment losses of less than 5% 
*** Film penetration varies with conditions and film type; use films approved by Samco or Maizetech