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LIBONUS is an annual ryegrass developed for intercropping. It is a high yielding variety with a good regrowth which ensures an excellent forage production and provides a high quality palatable forage. This can be achieved even under difficult growing conditions.

National listing/Official recommendation:
AT, DE, EC, FR, LU, MA, PT, UK

  • for intercropping use
  • fast regrowth and high dm yields
  • all in all good

Suitability

Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early
Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early

Yield characteristics

Intercropping - Dry matter yield 1st cut
7
high
Intercropping - Dry matter yield 1st cut
7
high

Plant stand development

Intercropping - Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Intercropping - Early growth development
6
medium to strong

Healthiness

Susceptibility to rust
3
low

Classification according to the descriptive variety list - Bundessortenamt (federal plant variety office, Germany) 2020 and our own results.

Susceptibility to rust
3
low

Classification according to the descriptive variety list - Bundessortenamt (federal plant variety office, Germany) 2020 and our own results.

All specified informations, recommendations and representations mentioned here are made to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee of completeness or accuracy. We cannot guarantee that the properties described are repeatable. All information is provided as an aid to decision-making. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description. Mixture compositions may change if individual varieties are not available. As of 01/2021. Subject to change without notice.