CELATE

RECORD-BREAKER IN SILAGE YIELDING

Type of hybrid: Single cross – Sc
FAO group: 340
Type of grain: dent–intermediate
Maintainer: CEZEA – šlechtitelská stanice, a. s., Čejč

Features:

  • mid-late hybrid, at first glance with tall growth and richly leafy profile,
  • plant stay green character improves cell wall digestibility and keeps harvest window wider,
  • in all growing sites provides with very high silage matter productivity – green and dry matter,
  • produces massive yields of energy per hectar,
  • very good vigour for rapid growth establishment,
  • notable resistance to diseases,
  • excellent standing power.
  • Optimal plant population (plants/ha)
  • silage 80–85 000
  • Quality indicators
  • Starch % 33,88
  • Fiber content in whole plant % 21,10
  • NDF content in whole plant % 46,02
  • Digestible fiber in whole plant % 57,45
  • DNDF in whole plant % 56,52
  • Organic matter digestibility % 67,82
  • NEL MJ/kg 6,42