Trimour Spring Triticale
Very popular variety, tried & tested for many years across the UK.
Spring or late autumn sown variety - no vernalisation required.
Ideal for forage and game cover as well as for grain production.
Top yielding forage variety in 2005 and 2006 harvest NIAB trials, with excellent digestibility and high starch levels.
Typically produces approx 5 tonnes / Ha of grain from spring sown crops with a good specific weight.
Stiff straw, medium in length.
Early maturing variety.
Sound Disease Resistance with very good resistance to yellow and brown rust - good resistance to Fusarium ear blight and Septoria but some mildew seen in untreated crops.
Extremely popular for Game Cover due to the stiff straw and relative unpalatability to rabbits.Enquire about Triticale Variety Leaflet (459KB)